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Calendula officionalis
Marigold
Family:
Compositae


picture: mid-August 2004

Origin:
Mediterranean region

Type:
annual, self seeding

Flowering/Fruiting:

Uses/Part used:
flowers, herb, leaves

Catchtail Comments:
We love calendulas! It's nice to collect flowers and sprinkle the yellow petals into salads for color and delight.

Links:
http://www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/m/marigo16.html

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