General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 10 to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Awards and Recognitions: Other: AAS 2004

Common names
  • Cockscomb
  • Plume Plant
  • Feathered Amaranth (Plumosa Group)
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Celosia argentea
  • Synonym: Celosia plumosa
Also sold as:
  • Celosia argentea var. plumosa

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