COSMOS SENSATION MIX
Early Sensation Mixed Cosmos Seeds 5160. A rich mixture of bright clear blooms in shades of pink, white and red averaging 5 cm (2â€³) in diameter. Pretty, dense, finely cut foliage grows to 90 cm (3â€²) high. While cosmos prefer full sun they will still flower nicely in partial sun. Absolutely fabulous as cut flowers and a must have for any fresh bouquet! This product is part of the Pollinator Friendly Collection; click here to check it out.
How to Grow
70 seed/gram. It is preferable to direct seed cosmos in the garden although one can start them inside if desired 4 weeks before planting out. Choose a sunny site with well drained soil and sow the seeds 3-6 mm (1/8-1/4â€³) deep in mid to late May. Thin to 30-40 cm (12-16â€³) apart when the seedlings are 5-8 cm (2-3â€³) tall.
BLOOMING SEASON BEGINS
DAYS TO EMERGENCE
10 to 14
Medium Tall (50 to 100 cm)(20" to 39")
Killed by Frost
DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY
Back of the border., Cut flower, English cottage garden plant, Foliage contrast, Massing in a sunny garden