You won't be able to resist this showy Cosmos in your summer borders.It carries plenty of bright, two-tone flowers, which are produced on branching plants all summer long. Undemanding and easy to grow, this stunning cosmos is good for beds, borders and patio containers. Perfect for bringing a light, airy feel to cottage garden borders. It makes a useful choice for wildlife gardens too, where it provides an excellent source of nectar for pollinating insects. Height: 70cm (27"). Spread: 60cm (24"). Matures in 75-90 days.
Growing: Year round in tropical climates; For temperate climates sow in early spring, indoors, starting the seeds 4-6 weeks prior the danger of last frost is gone or direct seeding after the danger of last frost is gone and soil is workable.
Soil: Poor (sandy/loamy), but moist and well drained.
Sowing depth: 0.4in (1cm) deep.
Spacing: 12-18in (30-45cm) apart.
Light: full sun.
Fertilizing: not needed.
*All our seeds are strictly Non-GMO, Untreated, Free of any possible harmful chemical compounds. All come from trusted and carefully selected small, non-commercial farmers worldwide that provide fresh, safe supply.*