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COSMOS sulphureus - Bright Lights Mix

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 71


AUD $4.10

Family: Asteraceae
Sub-family: Asteroideae
Characteristics: Annual 90 cm

Seed per packet: Approx. 50
Seed per gram:  Approx. 140

The Cosmos Bright Lights Mixture has a magnificent blend of yellow orange and scarlet flowers. These vibrant 5-8cm flowers appear throughout summer into the autumn months. Very easy to grow and will readily self-seed.

Cosmos make great cut flowers with a vase life of 5-7 days. Harvest the blooms in the early morning hours selecting stems with flowers that have just opened.

The plants thrive on neglect and reseed themselves easily making them a great choice for wildflower meadows or naturalized areas.

Grow notes:

TropicalWinter to Spring
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Mid-Spring to Early-Summer.

Sow: 6cm deep
Best sown direct or sow in trays and transplant when large enough to handle.
Plant in well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 40-50cm
Germination: 14-21 days
Flowering: 10-12 weeks

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