Annual strong branched plant abstract , up to 100 cm high. Carusel" variety is very effective in coloring its flowers - they are white with a contrasting pink stump. It is a decorative bush with strongly dissected leaves. Blossoms abundantly and lastingly. Plants are light-loving and cold resistant. Not pretty to growing conditions. Sow in the ground or grow sprouts. Blossom in 90 days after the appearance of seedlings. Used for planting in mixed flower beds, fence decoration and for cutting.
Planting and caring for cosme
Looking for a plant to cover your property with a stunning green carpet with colorful blooms? Then a unique cosmea will suit you. Planting and caring for this plant in the open field will not cause you any difficulties.
You can plant seedlings in the soil from the beginning of June. For cosmos, an open, well-lit area is best suited, which will be as protected as possible from sharp gusts of wind. As for the soil, then this plant prefers slightly acidic, moderately fertile soil with a good drainage system.
Attention! Do not plant cosmeia unnecessarily fertile soil... This environment promotes abundant development of greenery, but flowering will be quite scarce.
Make 35 x 35 holes in the soil and pour a little water over them. Next, plant the seedlings there, dig in a little and water again. When the plant reaches approximately 50 cm in height, you need to pinch its tops. So it will bush better. You will be able to observe the first flowering of cosmos already in late June - early July.