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Desert Marigold


Showy desert marigold is a mound-shaped perennial. The long-lasting, bright yellow flowers rise on nearly leafless stems above the mounds of woolly, gray-green foliage.

Baileya multiradiata

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf notes : Foliage is basal.

Leaf shape : Pinnately-lobed

Leaf color : Gray-green

Flower Characteristics

Flower width : 2"

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : n/a

Average size maturity width : 2 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1-1 1/2 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 0 to 5 F (Z7a)

Sunset zone : 1-3, 7-23

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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