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Cosmos sulphureus            Family: Asteraceae   (Aster)          
Sulphur Cosmos, Yellow Cosmos

 

Picture of Cosmos sulphureus

 Photography by: All American Selections

       
Type: Annual
Hardiness range: n/a
Height: 12" to 36" / 30cm to 90cm
Spread: 24" to 24" / 60cm to 60cm
Growth rate: Fast
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom color: Orange, yellow
Bloom season: Early Summer to Mid Fall
Bloom attributes: Attracts butterflies, suitable for cut flowers
Leaf color: Green
Fruit color: n/a
Water requirements: Moist
Soil pH requirements: Neutral
Soil type: Sandy, clay, loamy
Form: Upright or erect
Landscape uses: Border, container, foundation, massing, specimen
Attributes and features: Attractive foilage, native to North America, naturalizing
   
Picture of Cosmos sulphureus

 Photography by: Dr. Robert E. Lyons

Picture of Cosmos sulphureus

 Photography by: Dr. Robert E. Lyons

 

 

Cosmos sulphureus

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