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Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Chocamocha' syn. Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Thomocha'

 

Chocolate Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Cosmos are half-hardy annuals which flower in summer to early autumn until the first frosts. Brightly coloured, saucer shaped flowers are numerous and daisy-like and sit above deeply cut, fern-like foliage. 'Chocamocha' is a chocolate-scented, dark red/brown coloured flower, and is a dwarf variety. Tt can be grown as a perennial, as it produces tuberous roots.

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plant Features
  • Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
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plant information

Common name

Chocolate Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Latin name

Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Chocamocha' syn. Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Thomocha'

type

Tuberous Perennial

family

Asteraceae

ph

6.6 - 7.8 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha likes very little water

    Very little water

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Chocolate Cosmos Chocamocha is 0.40meters x 0.50meters 0.40 M 0.50 M

Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Chocamocha' syn. Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Thomocha'

Cosmos are half-hardy annuals which flower in summer to early autumn until the first frosts. Brightly coloured, saucer shaped flowers are numerous and daisy-like and sit above deeply cut, fern-like foliage. 'Chocamocha' is a chocolate-scented, dark red/brown coloured flower, and is a dwarf variety. Tt can be grown as a perennial, as it produces tuberous roots.


Flowering

From Mid Summer TO Mid Autumn

Flowering season is from mid summer to the first frosts

 

Planting

From Late Spring TO Early Summer

Plants can be put into the flowering position as soon as all frosts have gone

 

Propagating by seed

From Early Spring TO Mid Spring

Seeds can be sown in trays of compost in early Spring, to be put out when all frosts have gone

 
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