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Celosia. Xantippe 60 seeds
[FS-CE017]

Celosia. Xantippe 60 seeds
75cm
Celosia spicata
Bushy annual, branched from the base. Foliage green. Inflorescences cylindrical, oblong, branched dense feathery spikes, 6-8 cm. long, 2-3 cm. in diameter. Colour flesh-Pink. Flowering from July to frost. With its neutral pale Pink colour, 'Celosia Xantippe' makes an excellent filler for mixed bouquets, dried flowers, ideal in the garden borders and as a greenhouse pot plant. Excellent for drying. To Dye Celosia Xantippe Flowers: After harvest, dip the stems into a bath of water soluble paint. Blow dry the stems with heat and ventilation. Place the stems in water overnight.

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Sowing Information
Type: Half hardy annual
Temperature: 20-25°C
Cover: Average layer vermiculite
Date: Sow February to May
Advice: Germination 2-3 weeks


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