Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sensation Pinkie'

Soft pink compact cosmos to flower in a pot all summer and autumn, and you can harvest it for vases for inside too. More
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Soft pink cosmos to flower in a pot all summer and autumn, and you can harvest it for vases too.

Genus Cosmos
Group/Species bipinnatus
Variety Sensation Pinkie
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Cosmos
Border Position Cutting Garden
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover in mid spring and plant out after last frosts, or direct sow early May. Grow seedlings on in individual pots or modules until large enough to plant out. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 7-10 days before transplanting into the garden after all risk of frost has passed.
Care Tips Pinch out tips at 15-20cm to encourage bushier plants. Stake and tie Cosmos plants if necessary during the growing season, water regularly and dead-head to prolong the flowering season.
Flowering July - October
Harvesting Flower production 3-4 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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Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sensation Pinkie' reviews

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Shiona

excellent result, waiting to bloom

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Pam

I have ordered these seeds several times and on each occasion I have had wonderful plants. The flowers look lovely in the garden not too tall with lovely pink flowers. I would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Geraldine

As with other cosmos a little slow to flower

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Christine

Very poor show, only 1/15 seeds germinated