PlantsCelosia→Feather Celosia (Celosia argentea 'New Look')

Common names:
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Also sold as:
New Look Red

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 9-12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Younger leaves are green, turn to red in the sun. Both have red v

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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growing new look celosia from seed by maryann10 May 9, 2021 7:01 AM 1
What plant is this? by Kowsouy Jul 31, 2018 12:48 PM 2
lots of seed to trade or sase by rockskipper Apr 1, 2021 7:09 PM 16
Midwest Weather and everything else by kareoke Dec 4, 2021 8:07 PM 42,703

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