Cockscomb Mix Dwarf Celosia Cristata Nana Jessica is a herbaceous, tropical perennial that is grown as an annual in colder climates. Cockscomb Mix can be easily grown from flower seeds, and Celosia Cristata Nana is a compact-growing, low to the ground Celosia that features medium-green foliage and blooms with yellow, orange, and red flowers. The flower heads are showy and unique-looking, rooster's comb-like in shape.
Cockscomb Mix flower can be grown as an ornamental plant indoors. Celosia Cristata Nana Jessica seeds are easy to germinate, and the established Cockscomb is very adaptable to various soil conditions, but the plant grows best in full sun and moist, well drained soil. Cockscomb is a superb fresh or dried cut flower.
Height: 6 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Soil Type: Rich/Average/Poor/Moist well-drained, pH 5.5-6.0
USDA Zones: 10-12 (As Perennial) All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Sow Indoors: Spring (2-4 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/4 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days