Marigolds are a popular plant for summer bedding that are aided in both productivity and appearance by removal of spent flowers.
Marigolds are a popular plant for summer bedding that are aided in both productivity and appearance by removal of spent flowers. Gary Bachman File photo/Mississippi State University
Marigolds are a popular plant for summer bedding that are aided in both productivity and appearance by removal of spent flowers. Gary Bachman File photo/Mississippi State University

Deadheading sounds like torture, but it’s actually a nice thing to do

July 22, 2017 08:00 AM