The petals on this fun cosmos are all fused together, forming a crisp, clean white teacup. Flowers are as big as the palm of your hand and the edges look like they have been cut with pinking shears. Planted en masse, blossoms glow on a sea of green foliage. A wonderful addition to the cutting garden or flower border and one of the easiest and most productive cut flowers per square foot you can grow.
Details: Plant type: annual Height: 40-48” Site: full sun Days to maturity: 90-100 days Plant spacing: 12” Pinch: when 12” tall Approx seeds per packet: 50
How to Grow: Start seed indoors in trays 4-6 weeks before last frost; transplant out after all danger of frost has passed. Cosmos can also be direct seeded once weather has warmed.
Harvesting/Vase Life: Individual blooms don’t last long in the vase, about 4-6 days, but each stem is loaded with multiple blossoms that open over a period of a week. Harvest when flowers are just starting to unfurl, but haven’t fully opened in order to prevent insects from pollinating, which will help stretch the vase life by a few extra days. Flower preservative is recommended.
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Most orders ship within 3-4 business days unless otherwise noted in the product description and should arrive within a week. We ship Monday-Thursday. Orders placed Friday-Sunday will ship out the following week. We are unable to expedite orders at this time.
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