Celosia Dracula or Crested Celosia. 4.5" Garden Exclusives - Celosia Dracula. When this flower is grown in the greenhouse the flower will be red with foliage that is predominantly green but showing some red. Once it is moved outside the foliage will darken to a more purple-toned look and the flower will also darken to a deep purple.
1. Plant crested celosia in full, all-day sunlight unless you live in USDA plant hardiness zones 8 or above. In those climates, locate the plant where it is protected by shade during the afternoon. Explore Cornell - Home Gardening - Flower Growing Guides Celosia, Crested . Annual Flower Also known as Crested Cockscomb, Woolflower Celosia argentea var cristata Amaranthaceae Family Synonym: Celosia cristata. The dense, rippling flower heads of this plant resemble cockscombs, and bring unusual style and bright color to the garden and dried floral arrangements alike. LIVE Young PLANTS X 4 Giant Celosia Cristata Crested LIVE Young Plants/Seedlings x 4 Celosia Cristata "Crested Flower" "Amish Cockscomb" "Giant Celosia" Beautiful heirloom exotic annual flower that reseeds itself, if you create a bed, just like with a perennial, these will come back every year~ the seeds will drop and they will come back up in generally the same spot the next year.
4-Pack Multicolor Celosia in Tray (L17148) in the Annuals
Crested Celosia (312-1) - Seeds from Italy
Organic Heirloom Giant Celosia Crestata~Hot Pink Cockscomb
Celosia argentea cristata is a ANNUAL growing to 0.5 m (1ft 8in) by 0.5 m (1ft 8in) at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 9 and is frost tender. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Wind, Insects. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils, prefers well-drained soil and can grow in heavy clay soil. Cooking with Celosia | Edible Finger Lakes