Cosmos Sonata Pink Dwarf Cosmos Bipinnatus is a compact, branching annual wildflower native to Mexico. Dwarf Cosmos Sonata Pink seeds are normally started directly outdoors, and other common names of this plant are Mexican Aster or Cut Leaf Cosmos. This dwarf variety of Pink Cosmos features attractive, finely cut foliage that is topped with large, light-pink flowers. Cosmos Sonata Pink begins to bloom in summer and blooms nonstop until first frost providing a charming display of pink color and attracting butterflies and bees to the garden.
Cosmos Sonata Pink Dwarf is a superb border and bedding plant as well as a wonderful wildflower for naturalized areas. Some gardeners start Cosmos Bipinnatus seeds indoors 2-4 weeks before last frost, and Cosmos enjoys full sun and moist, well-drained soil tolerating drought and heat. As a cut flower, Cosmos can brighten up any floral arrangement.
Height: 12-24 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