Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA

 

Caltha palustris - Marsh Marigold


Ohio Native Plant - Natural Range
Visit the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service  website to view the natural range of Marsh Marigold
Marsh Marigold blooming
Marsh Marigold blooming
Marsh Marigold seeds
Marsh Marigold seeds
Wildlife Significance

Nectar & Pollen Attracts
- Flies, bees, Giant Bee flies, Syrphid flies, Halictid bees, honey bees and more

Seed Attreacts - Ducks game birds and is eaten by chipmunks and other small rodents.

Detailed Information - Visit Illinois Wildflower website


Propagation Notes
Marsh Marigold starting to bloom
Marsh Marigold starting to bloom
Cultivation Information

Height - 1 to 2 ft
Flower Color - Yellow
Blooms - May - June
Sun - Full to Shade
Hardy Zone - 2 to 7
Soil - Wet
pH - 5.0 to 6.5

Family - Ranunculaceae Buttercup Family
Toxic-
leaves in large quantities

Caltha palustris - seed before maturing
Caltha palustris - seed before maturing
Seed Provenance - Prairie Moon Nursery, Winona, MN - 2013 Nodding Onion Gardens 2015