By Science Staff
Not peer reviewed
Last Modified 02/22/2012
NomenclatureTagetes Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 887. 1753.
List of Tagetes Species
There are a couple reports of the cultivated marigolds- Tagetes erecta L. and Tagetes patula L.- from our area. These most likely represent ephemeral escapes from cultivation and are unlikey to persist.