Yellow Marigold

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Yellow Marigold
  • Yellow Marigold item spriteold Yellow Marigold item sprite
  • Yellow Marigold placed
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Placeable✔️ (1 wide × 2 high)
Use time15 (Very fast)
TooltipUsed to make Yellow Dye
RarityRarity level: 1
Sell20 SC
Research3 required

The Yellow Marigold is a type of plant that grows above-ground on grass in the Forest biome. Its sole purpose is to make Yellow Dye.


Used in

ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Desktop versionConsole versionMobile version only:
Yellow DyeYellow Dye2
Dye VatDye Vat(Desktop, Console, Old-gen console and Mobile versions)
Old-gen console version only:
Yellow DyeYellow Dye


  • Although Yellow Marigolds are available in placed form on the Nintendo 3DSNintendo 3DS version version, breaking one never yields an item.


  • Yellow Marigolds are plentiful on the Surface and one of the easiest dye materials to acquire. The Dye Trader can be spawned very early on by picking up a Yellow Marigold.
  • This and other dye materials can be sold to an NPC as a good early-game source of coins.
  • On the Desktop version Desktop version, Console version Console version, and Mobile version Mobile version, crafting two Yellow Dyes and selling them is twice as profitable as selling a Yellow Marigold directly.


  • Desktop
    • Item and placed sprites updated. Old sprites: Yellow Marigold (old).png Yellow Marigold (placed) (old).png
    • Now produces two Yellow Dyes instead of one.