Bidens ferulifolia 'Mexican Gold Compact'
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Bidens are a great plant to add to any floral environment. Their high versatility makes them a wise choice as a filler or border plant. Create a beautiful combination or accent window boxes and hanging baskets with mounded-trailing Bidens. Mexican Gold Compact has a spread of 10-12 inches, requiring a space of 8-10 inches to properly grow and has an optimal height of 8-10 inches.
- Breeder: Syngenta Flowers
- Bloom Color: Golden Yellow
- Height: 8-10 Inches
- Spread: 10-12 Inches
- Spacing: 8-10 Inches
- Zone: 9 to 10
- RC 102 Tray
Bidens is a flowering plant in the Aster family, and is named for the fruit it produces. During the summer months when walking outside you may find tiny seeds stuck to your socks or pants. Biden seeds have tiny barbs that allow the seeds to attach to fur or clothing as a means of seed dispersion.
Bidens Mexican Gold Compact is part of Syngenta's GoldFisch Vegetative annual program. Mexican Gold Compact has gold-yellow star shaped blooms that are free flowering on this tight mounding plant. It is commonly used in container combinations and hanging baskets as a spiller, for mass planting, as border or edging crops, in window boxes, rock gardens, or as ground cover. Key features of this variety include long and continuous blooming, heat tolerance, drought tolerance, and no deadheading required.