If you grow marigolds, try Kushi! We’ve searched for the best variety in India, where thousands of flowers are used each year for making garlands and for decorating religious statues and buildings. Indian marigolds are a completely new development in the world of marigolds! They boast well-formed flower heads of thick, durable petals, which gives them outstanding weather tolerance. The sturdy plants grow up to 90cm (36”) in height (but don’t need staking or support), making them perfect for the middle of a border, in large patio containers . . . and they’re also ideal for cutting! Flowers mid July-October. Height 80-90cm (32-36"); spacing 20-30cm (8-12").