•American grown seeds
These showy, colorful blossoms will have the neighbors talking. This easy-to-grow annual is shorter than the most Cosmos varieties, so it fits well in smaller spaces. Cosmos is great for butterfly gardens and cut flower gardens alike.
Also known as Mexican Asters, these flowers are native to Mexico. They will provide the best blooms with moderate amounts of water. Do not over fertilize the plants as this will decrease the amount of blooms. Butterflies and bees are very attracted to the large blooms, and they also will self-sow their own seeds for a new display next season.
Cosmos from flower seeds: Directly sow seeds into prepared soil after danger of frost has passed. Scatter the flower seeds and lightly rake the soil over at a depth of 1/16 inch. Keep the area moist until germination.
USDA Zones: 3-10
Height: 36-60 inches
Bloom Season: Summer and fall
Average Germ Time: 14-21 days
Light Required: Full sun to partial shade
Watering: Keep moist
Seeds per Plant: 6
Row Spacing: 12-18 inches
Collections: Flowers & Ground Cover
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