Scientific Name : Celosia plumosa
Common Name : Feather
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Spacing : 5 - 7" (13 - 18cm)
Height : 28 - 40" (71 - 102cm)
Width : 5" (13cm)
Exposure : Sun
Grower Information :
Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
Planting density: 6 to 8 plants/ft.2 (64 to 80 plants/m2)
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral selection guide: Filler, line, volume
Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 to 16 weeks
- 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 shippability and vase life.
A better match to the series under greenhouse cultivation, with matching height and a better plume form. More intense gold colour than current variety; Gold Improved has around 2% yellow shades in the population.