Celosia Cristata. Also known as cockscomb or crested celosia. Annual, rustic, ornamental plant about 50 cm tall. It loves hot weather and will send up new stems all summer if you keep cutting it. It's great for a fresh cut flower, or you can hang the flowers upside down to dry them. They retain colors well and can be used for holiday decorations in fall and winter. Ideal for borders and flowerbeds also. A mix of red, pink, yellow, orange and some bicolors. 1.6 gram packet. Approx. 1,400 seeds per gram.
Species name: Celosia cristata L
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