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Desert Marigold
Scientific Name: Baileya multiradiata Harv. & A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Desert Marigold (Baileya  multiradiata) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones as annual
USDA: 7-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Southwestern USA, northwestern Mexico

Growth Habits: Short lived perennial, up to 12 inches tall (30 cm)

Watering Needs: Little to no water, likes dry air

Propagation: Seeds

Blooming Habits:
Bright yellow 2 inches wide flowers from spring to summer (5 cm).

Fruiting Habits:

Sow in place in the fall or early spring, thin to 18 inches apart.

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