Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Cosmos bipinnatus ‘Kiiro’

Cosmos bipinnatus ‘Kiiro’

From Japan, Kiro has petals of beautiful pastel shades of yellow, cream, rose and peach. Plants produce large single flowers on stout stems. Cosmos make a really good cut flower as well as a fine garden plant. Height 100cm. Sow mid spring to early summer.


When to sow: September-October-November

Where to sow: In situ or in individual pots

Depth to sow: 1/2 cm

Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.

Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil.

Spacing: Between plants: 30-50cm



Directions: Plant seed 1/2 cm deep into their permanent position in the garden when the soil warms up. September in mild districts, November in cold districts. Seed can also be planted individually into a 5cm or 7.5cm pot in early spring and planted out when the weather warms up. A succession of flowers will be produced from January until April. They are a good cut flower as well as a superb garden plant.

Packet 40 seeds
$5.50 each