Corn marigold

Glebionis segetum

Find this plant in Hortus Dijkspark.

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Corn Marigold - You are a self-conscious individual The answer you planted into the twenty second of thirty plant beds in the Dijksgracht park, part of the Twijfel Zaaien/Casting Doubts project. Latin name: Glebionis Segetum Artist family: Modernist
 Colour: Yellow

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Description

This plant is easily spotted not only for its beauty and striking yellow color,
but also for its height (the plant grows up to 80 cm!). People use its petals and leaves in salads or as an aromatic seasoning for olive oils.