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Celosia argentea var. plumosa

Common Name(s):
Plumed celosia, Plume cockscomb
Cultivar(s):
Apricot Brandy
Category:
Annuals
Comment:

Good cut flower; prefers rich, moist, well-drained soil but tolerates poor, dry soil; easy to grow; rain and high humidity will cause flowers to rot

Season:
Summer to frost
Light:
Sun
Color:
Vertical, feathery flowers; yellow, orange, apricot orange, pink, purple, red
Height:
6-36 in.
Space:
6-12 in.

NCCES plant id: 37

Celosia argentea var. plumosa Celosia argentea var. plumosa