Cosmos sulphureus Seeds
Masses of orange daisy flowers bloom on tall stems from summer to fall, attracting pollinators and hummingbirds.
Flowers yield a beautiful orange dye.
Easy and fast-growing in all soil types, so ideal for meadow gardens and borders. Plant it in your vegetable garden to attract beneficial insects! Makes a gorgeous cut flower display. Re-seeds, but not aggressively.
Full sun. Height 2-6′. Spread 1-3′. Annual. Dye Plant: harvest fresh cut blooms or dry the flowers for later use.