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Cosmos Collection


A stunning display with large blousy blooms, around 8-10cm (3-4”) across, smothering the ferny foliage from early summer until late autumn. Excellent as cut flowers, lasting 10 days in a vase, to give you armfuls of fresh blooms for your home. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Prefers well-drained soil in sun or part shade.Spread 60cm (24”). Half-hardy annual,supplied as young plants.

This collection comprises of;
bipinnatus Rubenza; height 1.2m (4').
sulphureus Tango; height 1m (40")
bipinnatus Xanthos; height 60cm (24").
bipinnatus Velouette; height 1.2m (4').
bipinnatus Apollo White; height 65cm (26").
bipinnatus Double Raspberry Ripple; height 65cm (26").
bipinnatus White Popsocks; height 1.2m (4').
bipinnatus Hot Pink; height 65cm (26")
bipinnatus Sonata Pink; height 65cm (26"). 
bipinnatus Sweet Sixteen; height 90cm (36").

Flower Colour
Cream, Orange, Peach, Pink, Red, White

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Cutting Garden, Prairie Style planting, Small Gardens

Hardiness
Half-Hardy Perennial

Other
Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Ideal for Beginners, NEW This Year, Suitable for Container

Flowering Time
Autumn, Long Flowering, Summer

Aspect
Sun or Partial Shade

Spread
60cm (24")

Height
120cm (48"), 60cm (24"), 65cm (26"), 90cm (36")

Cosmos bipinnatus

Soil

Moderatly fertile, well drained soil but happy in poor soil

Position

Sun

Cutting

Good for cutting

Flowering

July to September

Additional Information

Pretty ferny foliage. Dead head regularly to prolong flowering. Any flowerheads left on will self seed. Propagate by sowing seed in mid spring. Half hardy annual.

Delivery Date: 21 Apr 2019 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
Kind wishes"
 
Janet Morgan
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