PlantsCosmos→Cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus Sensation Mix)

Trade name information:
Series: Sensation
Trade Name: Mix
Cultivar name: 'Sensation Mix'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 48 inches
Plant Spread: 8-10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Pink
White
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 7-10 days
Depth to plant seed: 1/4 inch
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Photo gallery:
Location: My garden in SoCal.Date: 2019-03-25
By _Bleu_
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-07-01- The richly coloured eye in the center, makes this a standout Co
By HemNorth
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Date: 2011-09-29Easy from seed and a long bloomer. Xeric.
By sandnsea2
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Location: In my 8A garden.Date: 05-12-2017
By Sarafoot
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2017-03-20
By carlysuko
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-04-081st bloom from most recent batch of seedlings
By carlysuko
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-05-05
By carlysuko
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Location: Ann Arbor, MichiganDate: 2019-10-01White Cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus Sensation Mix)
By dnrevel
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Location: Fountain, FloridaDate: 2011-10-24
By gingin
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Location: Fountain, FloridaDate: 2011-11-12
By gingin
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Location: Fountain, FloridaDate: 2012-05-15
By gingin
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Location: Fountain, FloridaDate: 2012-05-16
By gingin
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Location: Lenore, ID
By Natalie
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2014-06-22
By Seedfork
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Location: In my 8A garden.Date: 05-12-2017
By Sarafoot
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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2017-12-29
By carolem
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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2018-01-02
By carolem
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Location: Coastal San Diego County Date: 2018-01-10
By carlysuko
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Courtesy Annie's Heirloom Seeds
By vic
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Courtesy Annie's Heirloom Seeds
By vic
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Courtesy Sustainable Seed Company
By vic
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 Photo Courtesy of Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. Used with permissi
By Joy
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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On June 21, 2014 Seeds sown
dragonfetti On March 25, 2015 Seeds germinated
dragonfetti On March 21, 2015 Seeds sown
BP container
dragonfetti On January 12, 2015 Obtained plant
From WM; .20 per pack; two packs.
carlysuko On January 6, 2018 Seeds germinated
Seven seeds came up
carlysuko On January 3, 2018 Seeds sown
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Nice seedling photo by CarolineScott Jan 2, 2018 9:05 AM 1
Does a Cosmos produce different colored flowers from the same plant, or uniform? by TreeSong Jun 14, 2021 4:14 PM 3
Tall cosmos seeds by _Bleu_ Jan 25, 2019 3:21 PM 7
Cosmos Issue by Mizshelli Nov 16, 2020 6:46 PM 5
What seeds do you have going so far? by carlysuko May 14, 2018 9:27 AM 86
Favorite Annuals? by vma4922 Jul 22, 2017 4:02 AM 125
My Garden and other stuff - 2016 by lovemyhouse Apr 2, 2017 2:10 PM 2,158
My Garden and other stuff - 2015 by lovemyhouse Jan 2, 2016 3:43 PM 2,537
lots of seed to trade or sase by rockskipper Apr 1, 2021 7:09 PM 16
Plants that reseed like crazy by Natalie Jun 13, 2013 6:21 PM 57
my have list by nini2485 Sep 21, 2012 2:00 PM 0

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