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Celosia 'Amish Cockscomb'    

Celosia cristata

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Amish Cockscomb is part of the Celosia genus and is a Celosia variety. Its scientific name is Celosia cristata 'Amish Cockscomb'. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Debian red and   Yellow Orange. Leaves appear approximately as a   Moss green colour. This variety is an Flower 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.

Amish Cockscomb Celosia needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

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How to grow Amish Cockscomb

Keep in mind when planting that Amish Cockscomb is thought of as half hardy, so remember to watch your frost dates and ensure you have this plant protected when the temperature dips. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Amish Cockscomb are Zone 10 and Zone 12.

Growing Amish Cockscomb from seed

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Amish Cockscomb about 21 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Amish Cockscomb

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Amish Cockscomb is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Amish Cockscomb

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