PlantsCelosia→Cockscomb (Celosia argentea 'Armor Mix')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 12 to 16 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


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Location: Bronx Botanical garden, NYDate: 2015-09conservatory
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How long do your anuals tend to last? by Miamiu May 31, 2020 3:33 PM 13

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