10 Lines Essay on Marigold Leaves in English for Students

  1. Marigold leaves are scientifically called Tagetes.
  2. Marigold’s name is derived from Mary’s Gold.
  3. It is also a religious plant.
  4. Its scientific name is Calendula officinalis.
  5. The flowers and leaves have anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antimicrobial, and antiepileptic effects.
  6. It is generally used in tinctures, ointments.
  7. It is used to treat wounds for inflammation of the skin and mucous membranes.
  8. Its flower colour varies from lemon yellow to yellow, golden yellow or orange.
  9. Its oil helps in regaining the lost shine of hair. 
  10. Its garlands are considered a sign of good fortune.