Novel cosmos resemble fluted cupcake wrappers.
Cupcakes White is as showy as Double Click with lighter-weight blooms held upright on stems. The finely pleated blooms with scalloped edges float above the foliage. A small percentage of flowers have lovely, tufted centers. Ht. 40–50"
PLANT HEIGHT:Varies. Tall varieties may benefit from some wind protection, such as Hortonova, used as horizontal support.
PLANT SPACING:9-12". Wider spacing creates stronger, thicker stems.
HARVEST:Petals just opening, but not yet flattened. Deadheading is required to have blooms all summer.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS:Any soil.
Seeds and photo from Johnny's Seed