Cosmos bipinnatus ‘Peppermint Twist’ seeds

$4.10

A large flowered cosmos with white flowers edged with rose-red.

Description

This cosmos has big, bright white petals which are striped and edged with rosy-red and have bright yellow centres. The flowers are borne on 1 metre tall stems throughout summer. This is an easy care beauty that performs well in the garden and makes an attractive bedding plant and cutflower which is attractive to birds and butterflies

Sowing advice

Sow in spring early summer, late summer and autumn.
Sow in pots or trays or direct where they are to grow
Sow indoors prior to the last expected frost or sow direct after all danger of frost has passed. Indoors sow into moist, well-drained seed raising mix. Just cover with a sprinkling of soil. Ideal temp 21 deg C. Germination takes 1-2 weeks.
Direct sow into moist well drained soil, keep moist until plants are established

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Family

Asteraceae

Maximum Height

Approx 100 cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 40