Marigold can mean:
Flowering plants in the family Asteraceae in the following genera:
Calendula (Marigold or Pot Marigold)
Tagetes (Mexican marigold, African marigold or French marigold)
Glebionis segetum (syn. Chrysanthemum segetum; Corn Marigold)
Tree marigold, Tithonia diversifolia
Other flowering plants:
Caltha palustris (Marsh Marigold; family Ranunculaceae)
In literature and entertainment:
For the short story by Eugenia Collier, see Marigolds (short story)
For the Nirvana song, see Marigold
For the 2007 film, see Marigold
Marigold was also the title of a song off of Count Zero's second album, Little Minds.
A myth describing what seems to be creation of the marigold is mentioned in the story of Clytie and Apollo, although the plant concerned is often considered to the heliotrope.
Marigolds figure prominently in Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations.
Marigold is a sketch comedy trio performing "Bit Sketchy" at this years Edinburgh Festival