Celosia Flamingo Feather
A great summer performer. Light pink spiky plumes that age to a light blush colour. Keep cutting to produce more stems. Remove 80% of the foliage at harvest. Long lasting cut flower. To dry, hang freshly cut stems upside down in a warm dark place for 2-3 weeks or until they are firm to the touch.
100 seeds per packet
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|Life cycle:||Heat-loving Annual|
|Climate:||Thrives in warm temperatures.|
|Sowing guide:||Sow in trays (recommended) from October to January and transplant after 4-6 weeks. When transplanting, take care to avoid root disturbance.|
|Planting Season:||Spring / Summer|
|Germination guide:||Seeds germinate in 8-14 days @ 21-27C. Cover seed lightly with a thin layer of soil. Keep moist until germination.|
|Flowering time:||90-100 days after sowing|
|Pinch:||Yes, when 20 cm high|
|Final height:||60-90 cm|
Harvest when stems have hardened at the base of the flowers and the flowers are fully developed.