Cosmos Candy Stripe[ Cosmos Bipinnatus ] is a beautiful garden annual. The plant is easy to grow with no special soil treatment. Ferny seedlings are easy to transplant.
Cosmos Candy Stripe is spectacular for roadside plantings since these large flowers make such a colorful show. Heavy bloom begins in midsummer and plants and flowers constantly increase until killed by frost. In warmer areas these flowers will easily reseed themselves. They thrive in hot and dry climates. Good cut flower.
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies, and birds.