About- The pink, feathery paintbrush-like blooms are reminiscent of something from a children's story book. They are sure to make a statement in a flower bed or when used as a cut flower. Flowers will range in color from silver to pink, depending on growing conditions.
When and Where to Plant- Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Transplant into an area with full sun and well draining soils.
Care and Harvest- Keep plants well watered. Pinch back the first bloom to encourage branching and bushier growth. harvest as a cut flower anytime during bloom. Also makes a great dried flower.
Botanical Name- Celosia argentea spicata
Planting Depth- 1/8"
Days to Germination- 7-10
Plant Spacing- 12"
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 150