Week 19 – May 13, 2021

Plant Information

Sunday™ Orange Celosia

  • Sunday™ Orange Celosia - Bloom
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Celosia plumosa

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

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

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 5 - 7" (13 - 18cm)

Height: 28 - 40" (71 - 102cm)

Width: 5" (13cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Attractive plumes in a wide color range make Sunday a focal point filler for mixed bouquets. Striking flower form also makes this an eye-catching backyard cut flower.

Grower Information:

Planting density: 6 to 8 plants/ft.2 (64 to 80 plants/m2)
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral selection guide: Filler, line, volume

Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 to 16 weeks

  • First professional cut version of the popular plume-shaped celosia.
  • Full plumes and long, strong stems enhance high-end retail mixed bouquets.
  • Short, programmable production time and high yield – ideal for high-density programs.
  • Excellent shippability and vase life.

'CEL1001423'
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