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Cosmos bipinnatus 'Hummingbird White'

A pretty and delicate white cosmos with fluted petals, more architectural than the white saucer blooms of 'Purity'.
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5 jumbo seedlings

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Half-Hardy Annual
Position
Cutting Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
July - October
Height
45cm (18in)
Group/Species
bipinnatus
Common name
Mexican Aster
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
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.

Description

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.

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.