Pale Cosmos Collection

These will grow well in a sunny corner of your garden, and you will be able to pick hundreds of vases of them from late June until at least October. More
100 seeds 030151 £2.20 Buy 2+ at £1.97 each In stock
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15 seedlings 510697-15 £13.50 Delivery early April
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30 seedlings 510697-30 £24.95 Delivery early April
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Scatter the seeds of these pale cosmos direct into a sunny corner of your garden and pick hundreds of vases of them from late June until at least October. Or purchase ready-sown as seedlings, perfect for planting straight out into your garden borders, and great for beginner gardeners.

Cosmos are stacked with nectar and pollen – bees and butterflies love them. They are also very easy to grow, and produce more bunches per square metre than any other plant I know.

The seedling collection contains:

The seed mix contains the above varieties, as well as Cosmos 'Gloria'.

You can also buy the seed mix in our beautiful Vase and Seeds Gift Sets

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Genus Cosmos
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained, Moist but Well-drained
Height 90-120cm (36-47in)
Spacing 45cm (18in) apart, 15 seedlings fills 5m² (ie 5m x 1m border, or 2.5m x 2m patch)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover into modules or a seed tray mid spring, to plant out in May. Or direct sow in May. Clear area, dig over, rake soil to form a fine seed bed into which seeds will readily germinate. Scatter seeds evenly, rake over and water.
Care Tips Pinch out to create bushier plants, and deadhead regularly to encourage beautiful flowers.
Flowering June - November, 14 weeks from sowing
Vase Life 7-10 days, no conditioning needed.
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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Seeds Delivery - Items will be despatched in 2-3 working days.

Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 4 working days for despatch.

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