Cockscomb (Celosia argentea 'Fresh Look Gold')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 8-12 inches
Plant Spread: 8-12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Bright Yellow-gold
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Posted by DaylilySLP (Dearborn Hts, MI - Zone 6b) on Feb 8, 2018 5:00 PM

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