COSMOS sulphureus 'Diablo' (Seed)

Medium
Sun
Red
Orange
Reasonable soil
Summer
Seed Packet
Qty
 
 

Description

Height 60cm 

A new introduction with sturdy plants giving masses of semi double flowers in a bright mix of oranges and red shades. Easy to grow and very satisfying garden performance. 

Average content per packet: 80 seeds

SOWING:

WHEN:

February - April 

WHERE:

Indoors -    In seed trays or pots in warm greenhouse or similar.

Outdoors - where they are to flower. 

HOW:  

Indoors - Moisten compost before sowing. Sow thinly and cover lightly with compost or vermiculite. Keep moist. When 2 leaves show prick out into trays 4-5cm apart or single pots.

Outdoors - Clean and prepare the seed bed to a fine crumbly soil. Water prior to sowing. Sow or scatter the seeds, then rake into soil and firm gently.