As we drove home from Ascension Thursday Mass, Theresa asked, "Can I buy some marigolds for Mary?" I liked the idea of honoring our Blessed Mother on the day that her Divine Son ascended into Heaven, so I readily complied. We stopped by the local garden center and Theresa chose Taishan Yellow Marigolds and 'Bonanza Bee' Marigolds (French). When we arrived home, she planted the flowers with a little guidnce from me. We were all pleased with the end result.
Now, we need to finish weeding the backyard.
Marigold Care Light: Sun to part shade Care: Best in fertile, well-drained soil kept evenly moist