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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.

Ruby Parfait

Ruby ParfaitCelosia Seed


Product ID: 1901

Great color and habit for cut-flower arrangements.

Dark rose, arrow-shaped plumes have a fabulous velvety texture. 2-3" flower spikes on multiple stems can stand alone in a bouquet, be used as filler, or make a grand statement in the flower garden. Excellent vase life. Also known as cockscomb, wheat celosia, and red fox. Ht. 24-26". Avg. 32,600 seeds/oz. Packet: 25 seeds.

Backordered until 12/17/15

Product Price Quantity
1901Packet  $3.95 
Backordered until 12/03/15
1901100 Seeds  $11.20 
Backordered until 12/17/15
1901250 Seeds  $20.95 
Backordered until 12/17/15
1901500 Seeds  $37.30 
Backordered until 12/17/15
19011,000 Seeds  $68.55 
Backordered until 12/17/15
19015,000 Seeds  $294.95 
Backordered until 12/17/15

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   90-95

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Ideal for Drying and Crafts   Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets  

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Growing Information


DAYS TO GERMINATION: 8-14 days at 70-80°F (21-27°C).

SOWING: Transplant: Sow 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Do not cover as light is required for germination. Bottom water or mist lightly to avoid covering the seeds with displaced soil. Grow seedlings at 63-68°F (17-20°C). Transplant to cell packs or larger containers when the first true leaves appear. Harden off and transplant outside when the danger of frost has passed. Low temperatures and less than 12 hours of light can cause premature flowering.
Direct seed: Direct seed only in locations with a long growing season. Sow seeds 4" apart, 1/8" deep after the danger of frost has passed. Thin to 6-12" apart.


SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Well-drained, moist, fertile soil high in organic matter.




HARVEST: Fresh: Harvest when flowers are fully developed.
Dried: Remove foliage and hang to dry.

USES: Excellent cut flower, fresh or dried. Borders, beds, and containers.

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