Pastel-coloured, mixed (annual) Coreopsis, tickseed
Cosmos are one of the most lovely summer flowers. From white to pink and on to purple, they bloom in varying degrees from July until the frost begins. They reach about 120 cm high and make excellent bouquets.
Plant in the field after early May or sow into seedling trays from March to April. At the end of May, transplant to the open field at 30 ✕ 30 cm spacing. It prefers full sun. Trim back initial growth often.
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Large-flowered Tickseed Coreopsis, tickseed
The tickseed's big sister catches the exe with its dark center surrounded by a red circle and bright yellow petals. Perennial plant.
Sow in April into small pots. Transplant into the field at the end of May at a distance of 40 ✕ 40 cm apart. Tie to a stake if necessary.