Celosia plumosa Glorious Mix is a colorful and vibrant annual flower variety that is popularly grown for its striking plumed blooms. The flowers of this variety come in a mix of bright colors such as pink, yellow, orange, red, and purple, which create a stunning display in gardens, landscapes, and flower beds.
The plant grows up to 9 inches tall (23 cm) and blooms from mid-summer to fall. It prefers full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil. It is often used as a cut flower for floral arrangements and bouquets. It also attracts pollinators such as bees and butterflies, making it a great addition to any garden. Overall, this variety is a perfect choice for those who want to add a pop of color and texture to their outdoor space.
Botanical Name: Celosia plumosa ‘Glorious Mix’
Common Name: Celosia, Federbusch
Flower Color: Mix
Flowering Time: Summer to Fall
Plant Height: 9 in (23 cm)
Light Requirements: Full sun or Partial Shade
Water Requirements: Average
Soil Requirements: Average
Sowing Instructions (Cliff Notes Version): Germinate at 72-77 °F (22-25°C). Light is required for germination. Sow in a well-drained media that has good water holding capacity. Maintain relative humidity levels of 90-95 %. Grow on at 60-65 °F (16-18 °C). Low temperatures can cause premature flowering and poor garden performance.