Pele Lim wrote:
>> Any ideas in pollinating my Marigold petite orange's flowers & getting the
> resulting seeds to germinate? These marigold were grown from seed packet
> and are now 1 foot high & flowering furiously. Seeds obtained by letting
> nature pollinate the flowers resulted in non-germinating seeds.
That variety is probably a triploid hybrid. It doesn't matter what
pollinates it. Triploid hybrids sacrifice viability for tons of
Stick with the seed packets.