PlantsCelosia→Celosia (Celosia argentea 'Asian Garden')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Deep Rose-pink
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: AAS (All-America Selection®)

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Location: Sharps Chapel, TennesseeDate: 2018-07-31
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03Self-seeded plants
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03Self-seeded plants
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03Self-seeded plants
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-13
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Location: Sharps Chapel, TennesseeDate: 2018-07-21
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Date: Photo courtesy of Select Seeds
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Photo courtesy of All-America Selections
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Photo courtesy of Select Seeds.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-16Self-seeded plants.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My bad. Wrong location for this photo by arctangent Feb 3, 2021 4:14 PM 2
ID please by Nick_Kurzenko May 5, 2021 11:15 AM 4
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