Celosia argentea cristata Dwarf Mixed (Cockscomb) seeds
Hardy Hardy Annual
Flowers: July to October
Position: Sun in well drained soil
Packet of 100 seeds
Sowing Instructions: Sow March to May onto a moist, free-draining seed compost and do not cover the seed. Seal in a polythene bag and place on a bright windowsill or place in a propagator and maintain at 20 to 25C. Germination should take 14 to 21 days.
Growing Instructions: Grow the seedlings on at 15-18C until established. then pot up individually into 9cm pots. When all risk of frost has passed, gradually acclimatise plants to outdoor conditions, then plant out in a sunny spot. Water as necessary never allowing the soil to dry out completely.