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Cosmos Apollo Lovesong | Tray of 40 Plug Plants

Cosmos Apollo is an outstanding dwarf series, it is more compact than other Cosmos varieties and have large eye catching flower heads. 

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210350 Price:  £8.99

Cosmos Apollo is an outstanding dwarf series, it is more compact than other Cosmos varieties and have large eye catching flower heads. Lovesong is a delightful blend of pink picotee, white and pink. Grow in a sunny spot in beds and borders.

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Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Supplied as:  Tray of 40 Plug Plants
Habit:  Upright
Eventual Height:  55cm-65cm (22-26")
Eventual Spread:  50-60cm (20-24")
Position:  Full Sun
Primary Flower Colour:  Mixed
Suitable for Hanging Baskets?  No
Suitable for Patio Containers?  Yes
Scented?  Not Scented
Plant Type:  Annual
Botanical name:  Cosmos bipinnatus

Free UK delivery on all orders over £40!

For all orders under £40 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £4.95 per order.

Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 1st Class, larger orders via Parcelforce 24.

We are the only online plug plants supplier to offer a choice of a specific dispatch week for your order. When placing your order, use the drop down box above to select your required dispatch week. You can also alter dispatch weeks in the shopping basket.

All our plug plants are shipped in specially designed packaging to keep the root system in place and the foliage protected in transit.

For more information about plant deliveries, please click here.

We can also deliver plants to most EU countries. Delivery charges are dependant on the delivery country and start from £19.99 per order.  For more information about international deliveries, please click here.

Size guide - Tray of 40 Plug Plants 

The most economical way to purchase your plants. Securely rooted, strong plants in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown on before planting out ready to flower. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 2.6cm deep x 1.8cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.

General Growing Advice

Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots. Once your plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks.  Water once the compost starts to dry out.

If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food  to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.

Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.

Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.

***For packs of 20/40 plug plants gently remove the small plugs from the tray by pushing up from the bottom using a pencil.

Cosmos Specific Advice

Regular deadheading of cosmos will encourage and prolong more blooms. If deadheads remain then the cosmos will self-seed. Do not over fertilise as this will promote more foliage growth rather than more flowers. Pinching out the tips at around 15-20cm will encourage bushier plants. 

Average Rating (13 Reviews):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

Rating:  
Gorgeous
Sunday, 21 June 2020  | 

Arrived in good condition. As soon as we planted them out they have done well. A good display of colour in the borders & pots. Definitely buy again next year.


Rating:  
Lovesong
Thursday, 11 June 2020  | 

First time I’ve had these. Seem ok outside. Not flowering yet but it’s early days


Rating:  
Cosmos Apollo Lovesong
Thursday, 11 June 2020  | 

Dry, discoloured and leggy.


Response:

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear you have been disappointed and have now emailed you to see if we can help further.


Rating:  
Excellent
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Plugs arrived well packaged & in good condition. Having been potted up all are now growing into lovely healthy plants which I'm sure will give us pleasure all summer long .


Rating:  
Healthy plants
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Received sturdy plants would differently order again


Rating:  
Cosmos
Wednesday, 20 May 2020  | 

Arrived well packed and health plants


Rating:  
Plants
Thursday, 14 May 2020  | 

Plants arrived in good condition with no casualties


Rating:  
Excellent
Monday, 11 May 2020  | 

Growing on really well, should make a good show when planted out.


Rating:  
Plug plants
Monday, 11 May 2020  | 

Plants arrived when expected with good and clear instructions.
Currently thriving with no issues.
Would definitely buy again.


Rating:  
Fantastic
Tuesday, 5 May 2020  | 

These are a new plant for me this year, but the plants sent last week look so healthy, I expect them to look beautiful in the summer. Happy gardening to everyone and thanks to Brookside Nursery for all their hard work .


Read all 13 customer reviews...

Average Rating (13 Reviews):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

Rating:  
Gorgeous
Sunday, 21 June 2020  | 

Arrived in good condition. As soon as we planted them out they have done well. A good display of colour in the borders & pots. Definitely buy again next year.


Rating:  
Lovesong
Thursday, 11 June 2020  | 

First time I’ve had these. Seem ok outside. Not flowering yet but it’s early days


Rating:  
Cosmos Apollo Lovesong
Thursday, 11 June 2020  | 

Dry, discoloured and leggy.


Response:

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear you have been disappointed and have now emailed you to see if we can help further.


Rating:  
Excellent
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Plugs arrived well packaged & in good condition. Having been potted up all are now growing into lovely healthy plants which I'm sure will give us pleasure all summer long .


Rating:  
Healthy plants
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Received sturdy plants would differently order again


Rating:  
Cosmos
Wednesday, 20 May 2020  | 

Arrived well packed and health plants


Rating:  
Plants
Thursday, 14 May 2020  | 

Plants arrived in good condition with no casualties


Rating:  
Excellent
Monday, 11 May 2020  | 

Growing on really well, should make a good show when planted out.


Rating:  
Plug plants
Monday, 11 May 2020  | 

Plants arrived when expected with good and clear instructions.
Currently thriving with no issues.
Would definitely buy again.


Rating:  
Fantastic
Tuesday, 5 May 2020  | 

These are a new plant for me this year, but the plants sent last week look so healthy, I expect them to look beautiful in the summer. Happy gardening to everyone and thanks to Brookside Nursery for all their hard work .


Read all 13 customer reviews...


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