Cosmos bipinnatus, 'Rubenza'
Cosmos bipinnatus love to be grown in a sunny position with free draining soil. They are the ideal cosmos for container/pot growing & are excellent cut flowers too.
Flower July / October.
Height 75cm / 30" Spread 30cm / 12". We recommend that you pinch out this plant when it grows to around 30cm / 12", this will help the plant to bush out.
This has single deep velvet red fading to deep pink petals. This is a compact variety and should not need staking.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PLANT IS NOT HARDY SO DO NOT PLANT OUTSIDE UNTIL YOU ARE SURE THAT FROSTS HAVE FINISHED.
This plant is grown by us at our nursery & supplied to you in a 7cm pot, fully rooted & ready to plant straight out into your garden. Please note that this is NOT a plug plant, in this size of pot there is NO need for you to re pot it & grow it on in a green house.