Seeds sourced from Plant Good Seed Company. Neon (Calendula officinalis) is a rather unique looking calendula entry. The deep red-orange blossoms have a denser, more complex pattern than most other varieties. When in bloom this plant practically glows in the garden. Plants to 30 inches tall are easy to grow, providing abundant blooms from spring to autumn and beyond in mild winter climates. Attractive to beneficial insects and pollinators of all kinds. Edible and medicinal flowers.
70 days to bloom from seed. Annual. Seeds are certified organic by Oregon Tilth.
CowPots are not only a biodegradable, plantable replacement for plastic pots, but have additional benefits as well. Roots easily penetrate the walls of the pot, eliminating transplant shock, and they rapidly breakdown after transplanting providing the goodness of manure to the garden. With no plastic to clean up or dispose of, transplanting is quick and convenient.
Silver Botanic is a landscape plant nursery which utilizes techniques from sustainable and regenerative agriculture. Our goal is to offer high quality plants adapted to the climate of the Hudson Valley so that they can establish and thrive here.