Tagetes erecta is a species of annual herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Americas. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Vanessa cardui, Sonoran bumble bee, Papilio garamas garamas, and Toxomerus occidentalis. Individuals can grow to 0.24 m.
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