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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

marigold

a bouquet with marigolds, feverfew, matricaria, zinnias, craspedia, and sage.
the marigolds have a lovely gentle, sweet fragrance.

 i started everything in this bouquet from seed.
 the marigold variety is vanilla improved hybrid and the zinnias are creamy yellow giant.
both varieties are from swallowtail seeds.





2 comments:

  1. Just found you thanks to @thefarmatoxford and so delighted to follow what you're doing. Such a great source of flowers and sources for seeds. I have two pale yellow weddings this summer and so just ordered from swallowtail! Thank you for all your posted beauty and information! We're growers in East Tennessee

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    1. greetings aunt willies wildflowers! thank you for this, and i am so glad i can help! these marigolds and the pale yellow zinnias are excellent performers. swallowtail seeds has a new yellow cosmos, too, which might be fun to try. the psyche white cosmos is always a Wonderful graceful addition, and of course, queen anne's lace!

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