This is an excellent addition to the cut flower garden or where color is needed in the landscape.
Celosia argentea var. spicata 'Asian Garden'
Tips for Homeowners:
Best to provide full sun and moist, but well-drained, loose soil. If a shorter more bushy plant is desired, pinch the stems back when plant reaches one foot.
Rate this Plant:
This All-America Selections winner will provide loads of flowers early and continuously all season.
- Unique pink flowers all season
- Purple-tinted foliage turns dark in fall
- Great for fresh flower arrangements
Interesting Notes about Flamingo Feather:
Celosia varieties provide a multitude of flower types to include the crested, plume or spicata types and all of them are very easy to grow in containers, gardens or borders. This variety is a very tall spicata type that produces flowers all season and does it in spite of the heat and periods of drought.
Characteristics & Attributes
- Border or Bed
- Summer Bloomer
- Blooms all Season
- Heat Tolerant
- Cut Flower/ Foliage
- Award Winning
- Low Maintenance
- Dried Flower/Foliage
- Long Blooming
- No Deadheading
- Full Sun
- Attracts Pollinators
- Attracts Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering):
- Average Water