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Grows Well in Containers

Grows Well in Containers

Variety does well when grown in a container.

Ideal for Drying and Crafts

Ideal for Drying and Crafts

Variety is excellent for creating dried Flowers.

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.

Bicolor Rose

Bicolor RoseGomphrena Seed


Product ID: 1517

First bicolor Gomphrena!

Striking addition to fresh and dried arrangements. Stems are not as long or strong as our other gomphrena varieties but still suitable for cut flowers, and the unique, luminescent color combination makes Bi-color Rose a worthwhile choice to grow. Also known as globe amaranth and common globe amaranth. Ht. 16-20". Avg. 10,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1517Packet  $3.95 
1517250 Seeds  $6.15 
1517500 Seeds  $9.50 
15171,000 Seeds  $17.25 
15175,000 Seeds  $77.00 
151710,000 Seeds  $140.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   85-100

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Grows Well in Containers   Ideal for Drying and Crafts   Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets  

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Growing Information


DAYS TO GERMINATION: 5-14 days at 70-78°F (21-26°C).

SOWING: Transplant (recommended): Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost. Keep soil surface moist. Transplant to cell packs or larger containers about 3 weeks after sowing. Transplant outside after danger of frost has passed.
Direct seeding is not recommended.


SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Any soil with good drainage.

PLANT SPACING: 6-8". No pinching or support is necessary.


HARVEST: Fresh: Harvest when flowers are in color but before fully open.
Dried: Harvest when flowers are completely open; hang to dry.

USES: Cut flower or bedding plant.

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