Cosmos, Bright Lights
Bright Lights Cosmos
These beauties are called Bright Lights for a reason! Semi-double showy blooms from yellow to scarlet-orange grow to 2-3'. This flower is loved by pollinators and blooms heavily from late spring to fall.
Direct seed in spring 1/16", keep planting bed moist until germination, 7-21 days. Once established, this plant is drought tolerant. Can grow in lean soils.
Bright Lights is hardy to zone 3. Finches particularly like the seeds.
Vivid, carefree color all summer long - wow - this annual can deliver!