Candystripe Cosmos Seeds

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A beauty like no other, 'Candystripe' has a golden center flanked by white petals with rosy edges and striping, making one sweet cut flower! Once established, cosmos are drought tolerant; neglect is the kind of care they prefer. They reseed readily, making them ideal for wildflower or naturalized areas.
$1.79 500 mg

Botanical Name: Cosmos bipinnatus

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Mexico and Arizona

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 3'–6' tall

Variety Information: 3"–4" blossoms of white with rose- to crimson-colored edges and striping

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is at least 60°F.

When to Start Inside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date.

Days to Emerge: 5–10 days

Seed Depth: Barely cover

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12"

Thinning: When 1" – 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12"

Harvesting: For longest vase life, cut stems just as flower buds begin to open.

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Candystripe Cosmos Seeds Reviews

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Beautiful! Photo worthy! Each and every bloom.
Vicki Gade

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I was very disappointed as these seeds did not come up! Will not buy from this company again!
Ann Glass
Owner Response: Hello Ann, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Our seeds are tested regularly to ensure the germination rate exceeds federal and our own standards and we are so sorry to hear that your seeds did not germinate similarly. A customer service agent will be in contact with you to see how we can help.

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