Celosia, Cockscomb

amaranth family Celosia cristata

Coral wonder (annual) Celosia, cockscomb

Celosia, also known as cockscomb, is unique in the flower world. Their intensely bright colours and unusual shapes fascinate flower lovers. They curl and twist like corral causing those who look on them to wonder what shape will come next. They look nice in flower beds, in pots, and cut as flowers for specialty bouquets. They can also be dried. Height reaches up to 40 cm.

Sow in late March to mid-April into seedling trays. Plant out in May at a distance of 30 ✕ 30 cm or in a large flower pot. Cockscombs love sunny sites and nutrient-rich soil. It handles dry spells effortlessly.

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