Cosmos bipinnatus 'Double Click Cranberries'

Like a handful of ruffled silk in the richest carmine. A brilliant cosmos that should become a staple in your garden. More
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Like a handful of ruffled silk in the richest carmine. A brilliant new find which should become a staple in your garden.

Cosmos are stacked full of nectar and pollen, making them great for creating a wildlife friendly garden. They produce more bunches of flowers from a square metre than any other plant, so are brilliant for growing your own cut flowers.

Genus Cosmos bipinnatus
Variety Click Cranberries
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained, Moist but Well-drained
Height 90-100cm (36-39in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover in mid spring and plant out after last frosts, or direct sow early May.
Care Tips Pinch out tips to encourage bushier plants. This is a perfect variety for growing in container pots.
Flowering June - November, 12-14 weeks from sowing
Vase Life 7-10 days, no conditioning needed. Pick fresh straight into water, just as the buds are about to bloom, and do not pick in the heat of the day. Deadhead the main blooms that are drooping and going over after about a week. Place out of direct sunlight.
Harvesting Flower production: 4-5 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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A beautiful surprise

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Reviewed 28th July 2016 by Dushan Stojadinovic

My expectations were high but this one still managed to surpass them! Gorgeous deep bright colour and such an intriguing flower shape, real conversation piece. Easiest thing in the world to grow too, not having this in your garden is just missing out!