Orange Barrel Flashback

Crop: Calendula (Calendula officinalis)

Use/Type: Standard

Breeder: Frank Morton Wild Garden Seed

OSSI Pledge Date: 11/18/2015

Release Date: 11/18/2015

Bred for Organic Systems: Yes

Commercial Availability: Yes

Variety Type: Finished Variety


From the Double Flashback gene pool, a solid head of orange petals with those showy red backsides. Flowers close together at sunset, gathering together into a ‘barrel’ shaped of crimson staves. In the morning, the orange-filled insides spill forth as the ‘barrel’ splits open again, day after day.

Availability from OSSI Seed Company Partners