Cosimo Red and White Cosmos
Cosmos bipinnatus. Extra early and with very sharp pink and white blossoms. Cosimo red and white is a compact bushy plant, about 24" tall. Beautiful bicolour flowers. One of the easiest and most popular direct seed annuals. Simply sprinkle the seed where you would like them to grow and magically they appear! Great fun for kids and the daintiest of cut flowers.Approx. 100 seeds/pkg.
May be started inside 4 weeks before last frost or direct seeded after last frost. Plant 1⁄4 inches deep in warm soil (24-26 degrees C). Transplant after risk of frost has passed and once the soil has warmed. Space 8-12 inches apart in a full sun location.
Grows well in poor soil. Dead-head regularly.