Cosmos Tetra Versailles Red Cosmos Bipinnatus is one of the showiest annual wildflowers. The Cosmos Tetra Versailles Red seeds do not need any special treatment prior planting, and this flower seeds are one of the easiest seeds to germinate. Also called Mexican Aster, Cosmos Bipinnatus features attractive, fern-lke, medium-green foliage and produces stunning, deep-red, daisy-like, flowers. Red Cosmos blooms all summer and fall long attracting masses of beneficial pollinators including bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.
Cosmos Tetra Versailles Red is a very beneficial annual flower to grow in cutting gardens, containers and large pots. When planted in mass, Tetra Versailles Cosmos creates an unparallel display of red color in a garden. Even a complete beginner can easily grow Cosmos Bipinnatus seeds, and the fast growing, dependable Cosmos Tetra Versailles plant establishes itself fast, resisting heat, drought, humidity, adapting to poor soil and re-seeding freely.
Height: 24-36 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Poor/Dry/Medium well-drained, pH 6.1-7.4
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Spring (2-4 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer (Zones 1-6) Fall (Zones 7-11)
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days