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Cosmos Seeds - Capriola
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Cosmos Seeds - Capriola

Cosmos Seeds - Capriola

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A stunning new colour in this popular species: white flowers up to 8cm (3”) in diameter, with light red picotee and dark red centres. Ideal for borders or containers, it blooms all summer. Try it with blue ageratum or in cut flower posies. Height 60cm (2’). Flowers July-September. HHA - Half hardy annual.

 

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A stunning new colour in this popular species: white flowers up to 8cm (3”) in diameter, with light red picotee and dark red centres. Ideal for borders or containers, it blooms all summer. Try it with blue ageratum or in cut flower posies. Height 60cm (2’). Flowers July-September. HHA - Half hardy annual.

 

  • Flowers upto 8cm in diameter
  • Colourful in containers
  • Summer-long flowering
  • Good for cut flower posies

Colour:Other

Resistance to Disease:False

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Height:61-70cm

Cut Flower:True

Edible Flower:False

Spacing:31-40cm

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:True

Drought Resistant:True

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:False

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:True

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:True

Birds:False

Bees:True

Sow April-May 6mm (¼") deep direct into finely raked, moist, warm soil where the plants are to flower and rake the seed in gently. Germination usually 7-14 days. For earlier flowering, sow February/March 3mm (1/8") deep into good quality compost and place on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approximately 18-21°C (65-70°F) to germinate. Space seedlings to 5cm (2") apart and grow on. Plant out 8-12cm (20-30") apart in a sunny position end of May. May also be sown in early autumn for early flowering next summer.

Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers, greenhouse. Suitable for cut flowers. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Prefers full sun. Looks good planted with blue ageratum.

 

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