Cosmos - Tango - Sulpher Cosmos ( Cosmos sulphureus) Scarlet Orange Cosmos Flower
Height 4 ft
Stunning! This Cosmos variety produces brilliant scarlet orange, semi-double flowers that gradually mature to a lighter orange colour with streaks. Tango Cosmos Sulpher grows 4 ft tall and wide, with long, airy, branching stems and makes this a perfect addition for cutting gardens. Plants are heat and drought, and will are not fussy - will grown in poor soil. Attracts butterflies.
- Full sun/ part sun
- Direct sow as soon as soil is warm (late spring)
- OR start indoors early spring, cover seed lightly and plant out after frost danger.
- Germinates at 20C
- Attracts butterflies and bees
- Harvest seeds: at the end of the season and after blooms die down, harvest seeds when the top of the pod is hard (and pointy) to the touch. Store in a dark cool place.
- Seed Count: 25