Bouquet filler with a fresh look and improved uniformity.
Highly uniform plants produce lemon-lime colored plumes that complement any color combination. Feathery plumes sit on tall, straight stems. Also known as cockscomb, Prince of Wales feather, and prince feather. Ht. 30–40
STEM LENGTH:12-48" depending on variety.
VASE LIFE:7-14 days. Ideal storage temperature 36-41°F (2-5°C).
HARVEST:Celosia is exceptional as a cut flower and can be used both fresh and dried. Fresh - Harvest when the flowers are fully developed, and stems are firm at the base of the bloom. Dried - Harvest at the same stage of growth as you would for fresh flowers. Remove all the foliage and hang in a dark, well-ventilated location to dry.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS:Well-drained, moist, fertile soil high in organic matter. pH of 6.0-7.0 preferred.