Mar 8, 2021  Week: 10

Bombay Purple Celosia

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Scientific Name : Celosia cristata

Common Name : Cockscomb

Blooming Season : Spring, Summer

Plant Habit : Upright

Height : 28 - 40" (71 - 102cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

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Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
Planting density: 6 to 8 plants/ft.2 (64 to 80 plants/m2)
Best for: Greenhouse

Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: 10 to 14 weeks

  • Full colour assortment with programmable production – good for economical, high-density programs.
  • High yields, strong stems and few off-shoot flowers.
  • Flowers hold colour well and are well-suited to dried use.

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