Pink Cutting Garden Kit: 15 Plants
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- SHIPSBeginning the first week of March, after your last frost date. If you want your plants earlier, (because you’re a risk-taker or have a greenhouse, for example), just email us and we’re happy to accommodate
- ZONEGrows everywhere in the USA (annual, zones 2-11)
- INCLUDES15 plants in 2.5" pots, 3 each of Century Pink Celosia, Apricot Lemonade Cosmos, Grace Salmon Godetia, Potomac Appleblossom Snapdragons, Super Cactus Senorita Zinnia
The Century Pink Celosia gives a neon-mohawk vibe and the Apricot Lemonade Cosmos has a dusty mauve undertone, so we're already off to a great start. Grace Salmon Godetia is so unique- it's petals gleam and and it has a delicate wildflower-like quality to it. Potomac Appleblossom Snapdragons lends height, and the light blush petals, with honey-pink centers, provide a gentle contrast to the more vivid pinks in this collection. The Super Cactus Senorita Zinnias have a funky, structural shape, with a cactus style bloom in a pink-bordering-on salmon color. Ah, they all look so lovely together, and will create a beautiful cutting garden in a cohesive colorway.
Includes 15 young plants, 3 of each of these five varieties, for you to grow the garden of your dreams: Century Pink Celosia, Apricot Lemonade Cosmos, Grace Salmon Godetia, Potomac Appleblossom Snapdragons, Super Cactus Senorita Zinnia.
- SUN Full sun, or part shade
- HEIGHT 1-4ft when full grown
- SPACING 3x5 ft of garden space, 9-12" between plants
- CLIMATE Heat loving
- DEER Deer resistant
- KIDS+PETS Non-toxic
- WATER Drought tolerant
- INDOOR+POTSGrows well in containers outside.
How to Plant
Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball. Fill a little bit of the loose dirt back into the hole and tuck your plant in so the base of the stem is even with the top of the hole. Now fill in the rest of the soil around the roots, give the soft ground around the base of your new plant friend a few solid pats to compress the soil onto the roots, and a long, gentle drink of water.
Where to Plant
Find a place that gets a decent amount of sun, in well draining soil.
When to Plant
Avoid the heat of the day when planting — plant in the early morning, late afternoon, or by the light of the moon. Plant outside after your average last frost in the spring.
When to Expect Blooms
Blooms late spring through fall.
Water regularly until they get established, and then give them extra water during dry spells. Pick blooms to encourage more.
Plant your Godetia towards the front of your garden, and your Snapdragons towards the back.