The Taishan African Marigold from Ball Horticultural features 20 percent shorter peduncles and 15 percent thicker stems than the market leade. Consequently, Taishan stands tall with less stretch on the bench, and less breakage in shipping and at retail. Better branching fills packs quickly and delivers a healthier look. Larger flowers hold their doubleness and shed water well. It comes in gold, orange, yellow and mix.