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Brownie Scout Marigolds

 

Many seed companies offered the Brownie Marigold, so far 4 have been identified.

 

Flower & Garden magazine with Brownie Girl Scout and marigolds

Note that the packet is only 15 cents!

This one lists the marigold as gold with red flecks.

Image - Altvaters

 





 

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This package has the following:
Marigold Brownie Scout
Double French Dwarf
Madeville & King Co., Annual, Height 8", rich golden,
fully double flowers with flecks of maroon
near the bases of the petals.
 

 

 

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The one with the Brownie Girl Scout on the front lists the following:
Marigold Brownie Scout
Dwarf French Double
Asgrow Seed Company,
compact little plants about 10" tall.
Flowers golden yellow flecked brown.