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Castle mix 'Burgundy Supercrest'


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Burgundy Supercrest is part of the Celosia genus and is a Castle mix variety. Its scientific name is Celosia 'Burgundy Supercrest'. This variety is an Ornamental that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Burgundy Supercrest is known for growing to a height of approximately 41.0 cm (1.33 feet).

Burgundy Supercrest Castle mix is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Burgundy Supercrest have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Burgundy Supercrest

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Keep in mind when planting that Burgundy Supercrest is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. Burgundy Supercrest tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.5 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Burgundy Supercrest from seed

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Burgundy Supercrest about 49 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Burgundy Supercrest

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Burgundy Supercrest is a tender plant.

Harvesting Burgundy Supercrest