This Bloomin Value Giant Pot provides instant colour impact in the garden or provides a splash of colour for pots in the patio. The mature and established plant takes the hard work out of growing up a seedling. Celosia loves the warm and is easy to grow. Produces large brightly coloured plumes, which are ideal for cutting. These colourful annuals are excellent for mass bedding, borders, large troughs, tubs and pots on a sunny terrace or patio. Celosias enjoy well drained and compost enriched soil. For blooming good results feed every two weeks and remove spent blooms for more abundant flowers. Mulch well during the warmer months.
Prepare the ground prior to planting. Turn the soil to a depth of approximately 20cm. Incorporate to a depth of 2.5cm thick well rotted animal manure or commercial potting mix. Add Gypsum over the top of the manure or potting mix (approx 1 handful to every square metre). Water plants well prior to planting and allow to drain. Plant to depth of pot root ball. Check plants for watering on a daily basis.
POTS & BASKETS:
Fill the pot or basket with potting mix. Dry media should be moistened before planting.
Plant Height: 65-70cm
Plant Distance: 30-45cm
Harvest: 40-46 days