Cockscomb (Cristata Group) (Celosia argentea Bombay Purple)

Trade name information:
Series: Bombay
Trade Name: Purple
Cultivar name: 'PAS4913'
Botanical names:
Celosia argentea Accepted
Celosia argentea var. cristata Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 3-5 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting

Credit: Fleuroselect, used with permission

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