Week 38 – September 20, 2019

Plant Information

Sonata™ Red Shades Cosmos

New variety!
Growing Information:
Culture Guidelines
Marketing Information:
Product Information
2017-2018 Cut Flower Seed Catalog
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cosmos bipinnatus

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

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

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Height: 24" (61cm)

Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Plants feature the much-loved daisy flower form – makes for a ‘naturalized’ garden look.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 to 7 weeks

  • The best-performing garden cosmos.
  • Extremely easy to grow; professional growers choose Sonata because of its capabilities for blooming in the pack and pot.
  • Recommended for 5 to 6-in./13 to 15-cm pots.

New red colour expands the series! It features the excellent seed quality the Sonata series is known for, with a flower that is more full and round compared to the competition’s red.

'PAS1249221'
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