Definition of Tagetes patula
1. Noun. Strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with red; Mexico and Guatemala.
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Literary usage of Tagetes patula
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1. Comparative Anatomy of the Vegetative Organs of the Phanerogams and Ferns by Anton Bary (1884)
"According to van Tieghem the oil passages, especially in tagetes patula, arise at the point ... Compare the details on tagetes patula in van Tieghem / . ..."
2. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1848)
"Such is the case with Tropaeolum majus, tagetes patula and erecta, Calendula officinalis, ... then Lilium bulbiferum and tagetes patula, ..."
3. Proceedings of the Horticultural Society of London by Horticultural Society of London (1861)
"tagetes patula aurantiaca . . . CARTER & Co. The true plants of this Marigold were very gay, somewhat intermediate in character between the French aud ..."