Photos: Inchigeela, Co.Cork
Large solitary golden-yellow flowers, long-stalked. Leaves are more/less fleshy, grey-green, deep-toothed, hairless. Smaller stem-leaves. Erect or sprawling plant. Height: 20-50cm.
Sandy soil. Roadsides, arable and waste ground. Decreasing as arable weed, now often found sown with grass seed on road banks. Mainly N, E, S Ireland.
Similar: Pot Marigold, Calendula officinalis
Corn Marigold. Inchigeela, Co.Cork. September 2008