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Oct 22, 2021  Week: 42

Celway™ Mixture Celosia

    Celway™ Mixture Bloom

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Scientific Name: Celosia spicata

Common Name: Cockscomb

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).

Usage: Filler

Flower Color (primary): Mixture

Foliage Color: Medium Green

One central spiky plume is surrounded by several smaller spikes for a well-filled look. Short, programmable production time. Suitable for high-density production. Strong stems with small top leaves allow for good sleeving and shipability.

Stem Length: 102 - 122cm (40 - 48")

Harvest Recommendation: Harvest stems when more than half of the flowers are completely open.

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

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