Calflora
Taxon  Report   7911    
Tagetes erecta  L.
French or african marigold
Tagetes erecta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Tagetes
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tagetes major
ICPN: Tagetes patula
More information about  Tagetes erecta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (TAER)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2019).