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Also known as Mexican Marigold. Will protect nearby plants against undesirable bugs and slugs. Also surpresses perennial weeds such as ground elder, couch grass and bind weed by secreting chemicals from its roots. Dried leaves give and apple like aroma to soups meat dishes and vegetables. 

Type: Hardy hardy annual

Height: 1.5m 

Spread: 45cm

Soil type: Well drained 

Aspect: Full sun/ light shade 

Flower colour: Yellow 

Flowering time: Autumn 

Tagetes Minuta Peruvian black mint

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