Cosmos Dazzler – Item #373

$1.99

This tall, showy annual produces masses of crimson-red flowers with contrasting yellow centers. Its delicate, feathery foliage grows rapidly to produce a striking background plant. Hardy and easy to grow. A good choice for dry areas.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 2″ (5cm)

Sprouts In: 6-10 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Plant in average soil in a location with full sun to part shade in spring after danger of frost, or in the fall in mild climates. Keep young plants evenly moist and well weeded until established. Tolerates poor soil, heat, and drought.

Do not fertilize. Cut flowers regularly to encourage more blossoms.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Cosmos bipinnatus

Height: 4-6′ (1.2-2m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual