Marigolds don’t get enough credit. They are such cheerful, bright, hardy and hard-working flowers but many people consider them a flower of last resort preferring pinks and whites and blues to orange, and trailing or tall flowers to bushy flowers, and also don’t care for the smell.

Marigolds make me smile.


    1. Thanks! Yes, I was lying on my belly in a public garden! I like the variegated ones too, but these all-orange ones were so stunning against the dark green leaves.

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