Cosmos Seeds - Double Click Mix
- Seed Count: 20 Seeds
- Maturity Date: 70-90 days from planting
- Plant Height: Approximately 24-30 inches
- Bloom Type: Double and semi-double flowers
- Color Variety: Includes shades of pink, white, and carmine red
- Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
- Sun Exposure: Full sun
- Soil Preference: Well-drained, moderately fertile
History: Cosmos Double Click, a captivating member of the Cosmos genus, has a history intertwined with aesthetic beauty and horticultural innovation. Originating from Mexico, this variety has been selectively bred to enhance its unique double and semi-double blooms. Over the years, it has gained popularity among gardeners and flower enthusiasts for its ornamental value and ease of growth.
Uses: Cosmos Double Click is celebrated for its vibrant, showy flowers, making it an ideal choice for garden borders, flower beds, and as a cut flower. Its lush blooms are perfect for creating visually striking bouquets. Additionally, this variety attracts beneficial pollinators like bees and butterflies, enhancing the biodiversity and health of the garden.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions: To grow Cosmos Double Click, select an area with full sun exposure and well-drained soil. Sow the seeds directly in the garden after the last frost or start them indoors for earlier blooms. Cover lightly with soil and keep the area moist until germination. Space the plants about 12-18 inches apart to allow for their bushy growth. These cosmos are relatively low-maintenance but benefit from occasional deadheading to promote continuous blooming. With proper care, they will provide a stunning display of blooms throughout the growing season.