Giant Orange Cosmos
This cosmos species (Cosmos sulphureus) belong to the Asteraceae family, which includes sunflowers, daisies and asters. Giant orange cosmos can grow to 5 ft. With hundreds of blooms and long lasting. Great pollinator flower. Plant here and there for great color and accent to your garden. Staggered germination so some seeds will come up at different rates.
Open Pollinated - 30 seeds/pkt.
This seed lot has 60% germination. To compansate for that, more seeds are being included in the package.
Start in pots and transplant, as seedlings grow slowly and are easy to get lost in the garden.
Maturity: 75-90 days (annual)