Tagetes is a genus of annual or perennial, mostly herbaceous plants in the sunflower family. You probably know these beauties as "marigolds." These delicate and pretty annuals boast bright flowers that will turn your home collection or garden into a fairytale.
Marigold is native to North and Central America. We can identify it as an annual plant easy to grow from seeds. Tagetes have orange, yellow, or white flowers. The plant can grow up to 4 ft (1.2 m) tall and 2 ft (24 in) wide. Marigold blooms in summer and autumn.