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'Bright Lights' is a half-hardy annual boasting orange to tangerine flowers, up to 2-3 in. ... If the flower heads remain, the cosmos will self-seed, but will not become a nuisance.Fewer flowers offer the gracefulness of Cosmo Bright Lights. The Cosmos are uniform growing plants that bloom throughout the summer. The Cosmo Bright Lights bear a profusion of intense, semi-double flowers. Foliage is delicate, feathery green that give an airy touch to the garden from midsummer to frost.A wonderful for cutting and bringing inside.Cosmo Bright Lights tolerate poor soil, heat and humidity. Attracts Butterflies. Proven tops for performance and adaptability.
|SOIL TYPE||Chalky, Neutral|
|SOWING, SEEDS, PLANTING||Sow under cover in mid spring and plant out after last frosts, or direct sow early May.|
|CARE TIPS||Pinch out tips at 15-20cm to encourage bushier plants. May need staking.|
|FLOWERING||June - October, 12-14 weeks from sowing|
|VASE LIFE||7-10 days, no conditioning needed. Pick fresh straight into water, just as the buds are about to bloom, and do not pick in the heat of the day. Deadhead the main blooms that are drooping and going over after about a week. Place out of direct sunlight.|
|HARVESTING||Flower production: 4-5 months|