Celosia is an edible ornamental plant that belongs to the Amaranth family. It is often referred to as Cockscomb and Wool flowers. Celosia is an annual that grows naturally in some of Africa's highlands. Throughout history, it has been eaten by locals as a leaf vegetable. It is sometimes used nowadays in dried flower arrangements. It's blooms have a feathery, flame-like texture.
30 inches. Bright scarlet flowers with beautiful, bronze-red foliage.
12 to 16 inches.These striking and vigorous bedding plants are ideal for hot summer gardens. They display showy cockscomb blooms at the center of the plant in vibrant orange, purple, red, and yellow.Also works will in mixed containers.
Up to 90 days. Compact plants have bright, crested combs that look like velvet. Will bloom in a variety of colors: red, neon rose, scarlet, yellow, and magenta. Shows well in packs, pots and gardens.
Celosia plumosa 5 to 6 inches. The extra-dwarf plants bear 2 ½ inch plumes all season long. Deep colors hold up well in the heat. Approximately 45,000 seeds/oz.