Corn marigold

Chrysanthemum segetum

Goldings, Yellow ox-eye, Sunflower, Golden corn flower


Common in spring cereals and potatoes. Likes damp climates, acid or lime free soils.

Corn marigold - young1. The cotyledons are rounded, hairless and fleshy, oval in shape without stalks.
Corn marigold 22. True leaves are long, narrow, lobed and fleshy. Leaves are glossy and blue/green in colour with a waxy appearance.
Corn marigold 33. An annual of upright growth with large bright yellow daisy-like flowers.