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Week 26 – June 30, 2022

Plant Information

Arrabona Red Celosia

  • Arrabona Red Celosia - Bloom
  • Arrabona Red Celosia - Garden
  • Arrabona Red Celosia - Landscape

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Celosia plumosa

Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)

Height: 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)

Width: 10 - 15" (25 - 38cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Compact, sturdy plants with exotic plumes. Outstanding garden performance and exceptionally long flowering season in borders/containers. Fiery beauty delivers masses of strong color.

Grower Information:

PanAmerican Seed offers you two distinctive types of C. plumosa – our shorter Ice Cream and Glow series and mid-height Arrabona Red and First Flame series – to create a winning lineup that meets all your plumosa-type needs.

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 8 to 10 weeks
Supplied as coated seed. 

  • The first well-branched intermediate plumosa type. 
  • Striking red-orange flowers on compact, sturdy plants with smaller leaves. 
  • Superior overall uniformity and excellent germination. 
  • Tolerates drought and loves the heat – great for tropical, subtropical and continental climates. 
  • Exceptionally long-flowering in borders and containers. 
  • Best-performing celosia for the landscape.