Cosmo Seeds; organic + heirloom

Cosmo Seeds; organic + heirloom

from 3.75

One seed packet filled with wild magic: heirloom organic seeds grown and collected by hand on our small scale farm. For expert and aspiring gardeners. An environmentally conscious alternative to conventional seed.

In an effort to save on paper and ink, planting instructions can be found below. Printed instructions are available by selecting the option for our planting information postcard. A beautiful postcard including the main listing photo for this seed variety, plus detailed planting instructions on the back.

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{mixed cosmos}
Cosmos bipinnatus
25+ seeds

{about}
Cosmos are a tall annual that fills space rapidly, Cosmos are renowned for their profuse blooms and generous self-seeding habit. Perfect for providing large splashes of pastel color in the garden.

{planting information}
Days to Germination: 3-10 days
Lifecycle: annual
Zone: 3-10
Sunlight: full sun
Height: 1 to 6 feet
Spread: 1 to 2 feet
Bloom time: mid-summer, late summer, early fall, mid-fall
Special characteristics: Self-seeds prolifically, non-invasive, native to North America - Mexico
Attracts: butterflies, yellow finches are attracted to seed heads in fall
Special uses: cut flowers, direct-seeding, wildflowers
Special notes: seeds need light to germinate

{how to plant} 
Scatter seeds outdoors on worked soil after frost danger has passed or in fall to grow the following spring. The plants self seed prolifically. Seeds need light for germination.

Seeds are packaged in 100% recycled, 20% post-consumer waste brown kraft envelopes. Thank you for recycling again.