Scientific Name: Celosia plumosa
Common Name: Feather
Propagation Method: Seed
Form Supplied As: Pelleted
Cultivation Type: Greenhouse, High Tunnel, Field
Planting Density: 64 to 80 plants/sq. meter (6 to 8 plants/sq. foot).
Flower Color (primary): Pink/Rose
Foliage Color: Medium Green
First professional cut version of the popular plume-shaped celosia. Full plumes and long, strong stems enhance high-end retail mixed bouquets. Short, programmable production time and high yield; ideal for high-density programs. Excellent vase life.
Upgraded for improved uniformity and flowering time under greenhouse cultivation, and a more striking colour.
Stem Length: 71 - 102cm (28 - 40")
Harvest Recommendation: Harvest stems as plume is 90-100% developed.
Post-Harvest Recommendation: Strip 50-75% foliage. Use distilled water; no need for hydration or holding solutions. Avoid cold storage if possible.
Vase Life Recommendation: 7-14 days