Cosmos – Sea Shells
Annual with scores of striking dark pink, light pink, and white flowers with unique tubular petals. Fern-like foliage reaches 3-5 feet in height. Plants are easy to grow and develop rapidly. Blooms throughout summer and fall, attracting beneficial bees and butterflies.
For earliest blooms, start indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost. Keep soil moist but not soggy. Transplant to a sunny location with well-draining soil after all danger of frost is passed.