Tagetes is an annual growing herb that it small with spindly stems and yellow flower clusters.
Tagetes has been credited with having properties including as an anti-infectious, anti-microbial, antibiotic, anti-spasmodic, anti-parasitic, antiseptic, insecticide and sedative agent. It has also had a long history with the perfumery industry.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Tagetes generally blends well with all essential oils, but specifically with Tangerine, Clary sage, Lavender, Jasmine, Lemon, and Myrrh.
After the Boer war in South Africa, Australian troops brought plants to their native land where it grew profusely.