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Celosia spicata ... YELLOW ... Spiked Celosia

Type: Annual
Common Names: Celosia
Height: 24" to 30"
Spread: space plants 3" to 6" apart
Flower colors: yellow-green-white
Bloom time: Summer
Light: Full sun
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich
Other info: An excellent fresh cut flower and nice dried.

CELOSIA spicata
** Yellow Celosia spicata flower **

#1131K Celosia spicata YELLOW:
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[200+ seeds per packet]
Germination: Easy germination. Start indoors 2-4 weeks prior to last spring frost. Sow seed in container on good seed starting mix. Cover seeds lightly. Moisten mix and keep mix moist until germination begins. Place container in a location at 70°F. Germination should begin in 6-10 days. Does well direct sown to garden location (or in a large container) after last spring frost, however, I find I contend with more weeds when I direct sow to the garden (no weeds in container).

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Celosia spicata at Dave's Garden
2) Celosia spicata at Wikipedia
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