Week 20 – May 18, 2021

Plant Information

Kosmo Purple Red Celosia

  • Kosmo Purple Red Celosia - Bloom
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Celosia spicata

Common Name: Cockscomb

Hardiness Degree: 42°F (5.6°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 8" (20cm)

Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Dwarf celosia is excellent in patio planters and the garden.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 9 to 11 weeks

  • Genetically dwarf series for year-round pot and pack programs needs no PGRs or pinching. 
  • Produces a main stem at the base with many side spikes; flower heads top well-proportioned leaves. 
  • Short production time, long retail shelf life and excellent potted performance.

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