Marigold traditionally the plant is claimed to treat skin diseases like sores, wounds, burns, ulcers, eczema etc. It has also been used against piles, kidney troubles, muscular pain, boils, carbuncles and earache.
In Thailand, Marigold can grown in all area. The yellow or golden - orangeflowers of marigold are contains a large of flavonoids and lutein. Quercetagetin is flavonoid; it show antibacterial properties and Lutein is carotenoid; it acts as an antioxidant, protecting cells against the
damage effect of free radicals.