Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Tagetes
Family: Asteraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
minuta
NOTES

An annual herb with a very strong smell. A common and widespread weed from South America.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Single yellow radiate flowers grouped into small heads at the tips of the branches
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Kakiweed
Tall kakiweed
Master John Henry
Mexican marigold
Stinking Roger
Kakibos
Kleinafrikaner
Jeremane
Exotic
Habitat
NOTES: Grows mainly along the roads in the Woodlands area
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Magical uses
Unspecified use
Medicinal uses
Unspecified use
Toxicity
Known to contain toxic principles
Other uses
Can be used to get rid of fleas in houses
Months
May
June
July
August
Synonyms for Species
Tagetes bonariensis
Tagetes glandulifera
Tagetes glandulosa
Tagetes porophyllum
Tagetes tinctoria



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