General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 48 inches
Plant Spread: 8-10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
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
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Trade name information:
Series: Sensation
Trade Name: Mix
Cultivar name: 'Sensation Mix'
Common names
  • Cosmos
  • Common Cosmos
  • Mexican Aster

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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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Nice seedling photo by CarolineScott Jan 2, 2018 9:05 AM 1

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