Cosmos bipinnatus 'White Popsocks'

A new cosmos with powder-puff, white flowers, excellent as a container plant and cut flower and easy to grow. More
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A new cosmos with powder-puff, white flowers, excellent as a container plant and cut flower and easy to grow.

Genus Cosmos
Group/Species bipinnatus
Variety White Popsocks
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Cosmos
Border Position Container, Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
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 at 15-20cm to encourage bushier plants. Needs staking. Dead head regularly
Flowering July - October
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 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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