Cosmos Sensation Mix Cosmos Bipinnatus is a half-hardy annual flower native to Mexico. Cosmos Sensation Mix is very easy to establish from seeds and also commonly called Common Cosmos and Mexican Aster, Cosmos Sensation is a tall growing variety that produces large, single flowers in a range of pink, white, and carmine colors. Cosmos Bipinnatus blooms from summer to fall until first frost, and its showy flowers on strong, tall stems make Cosmos one of the best nectar plants for attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.
Cosmos Sensation Mix is a wonderful annual flower for border and mass planting, cottage and cutting gardens, containers and pots. Fast germinating Cosmos Bipinnatus seeds produce a very dependable, disease free, minimal care Cosmos plant that tolerates heat, drought and humidity. Cosmos Sensation makes a fabulous, long-lasting cut flower.
Height: 36-48 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Poor/Dry/Medium well-drained, pH 6.1-7.4
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Spring (2-4 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer (Zones 1-6) Fall (Zones 7-11)
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days