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Cosmos bipinnatus - 'Daydream' (Cosmos)

Type Bedding Plants & Tender Perennials, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spreading clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Light pink Flowers (Summer), Light green Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Half hardy, Tender Exotic
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Cosmos bipinnatus:

  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils

Weaknesses of Cosmos bipinnatus

  • Tender exotic suitable only for very mild areas

Design & Plant Use for Cosmos bipinnatus:

  • Summer flowering plant suitable for drift planting
  • Annual bedding plant ideal for quick seasonal colour
  • Tender exotic plant ideal for a sheltered urban garden in full sun
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Common Missspellings: Cosmas Cozmis, Cossmis, Cosmes

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