Cosmos Eclipse surpasses all with an intense chocolate scent and the richest maroon colour that appears almost black. It offers masses of
large flowers up to 5cm, with a velvety appearance, an upright, bushy habit and mid-green foliage, It is perfect for cut flower arrangements or for pots and gardens.
At retail these varities will be noticed for their fragrane, flower and colour.
Best planting time: Early Spring
Flowering time: Throughout Spring and Summer
Foliage/Flowers: Mid-green, upright foliage with velvety maroon to black flowers.
Optimum climatic zones: Best planted in cool and temperate climates
Uses: Gardens, pots, borders, cut flowers and multiplantings
Soil Type: Free draining, organically rich soils.
Care: Water in well while establishing. Will benefit from supplementary watering while producing buds. Protect from strong winds.
|Preferred Climate||Cool temperate, Temperate|
|Use||Border, Cut flower, Garden, Pots & tubs|
|PBR Status||PBR Eligible|
|This variety may be registerable under the PBR Act, 1994. Growers should determine it's PBR status prior to propagation or undertaking other commercial activities.|
Cosmos - Spellbound and Eclipse
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