Cosmos bipinnatus 'Hummingbird White'

A pretty and delicate white cosmos with fluted petals, more architectural than the white saucer blooms of 'Purity'. More
5 jumbo seedlings 190626-SP05 £7.95

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A pretty and delicate white cosmos with fluted petals, more architectural than the white saucer blooms of 'Purity'. Mix the two together for good effect.

Genus Cosmos
Group/Species bipinnatus
Variety Hummingbird White
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Cosmos
Border Position Container, Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out after risk of frost.
Care Tips Pinch out tips at 15-20cm to encourage bushier plants. Needs staking.
Flowering July - October
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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Cosmos bipinnatus 'Hummingbird White' reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Alison

These have been good and are doing well - the only items I purchased from SR that are.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Marianne

Excellent plants. Healthy and performing well.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Charmaine

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mary

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Reviewed 16th November 2018 by Irana

Very happy with these plants. Lots of flowers, complimented others bought for a cottage style border.

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Reviewed 12th September 2018 by Gillian

The jumbo seedlings weren't jumbo and I complained at the time. 2 of the plants STILL haven't flowered. The others 3 have been magnificent

Reply from the Sarah Raven Team:

"Thank you for your feedback. we are sorry to hear of your disappointment with your cosmos seedlings ."

Posted 7th November 2018