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Cosmos Apricotta - 3292

Regular price $4.45

Cosmos bipinnatus (Asteraceae)

A hardy, erect annual requiring very little moisture once established. A native of Mexico, it can easily adapt to all regions of the United States. This open pollinated selection has stunning apricot to peach colored blossoms. Leaves are deeply dissected, almost thread-like in appearance. Rich, fertile soils tend to produce extremely tall, lanky plants. Requires full sun. Sow in early spring, seedlings are not winter hardy. 

Suggested Use: Roadsides, waste areas, mixtures, floral gardens.
Miscellaneous: blooms quickly. Will need to be replanted each spring for continued success.

Average Planting Success: 80%
Height: 2 - 3 feet
Germination: 7 - 21 days
Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 70°F - ­80°F
Sowing Depth: 1/16"
Blooming Period: April­ - November
Seeds/Pkt: 100 - Covers 20 sq. ft.
Item 3292

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