Celosia is an annual plant cultivated for its strange-looking flowers that resemble roosters’ head, that’s why it is also called as cockscomb. Celosia care is simple and easy, with slight maintenance you can get prolifically blooming celosia flowers in your home and garden.
Celosias need full sun to grow well. For these plants, the more sun, the better.Celosias need full sun to grow well. For these plants, the more sun, the better. Outdoor planted celosia are benefited from a thick layer of organic mulch, which keeps them warm and also helps the soil to retain moisture. In addition, mulching helps in preventing the growth of weeds. Use a fertilizer that is high in nitrogen such as a ratio of 3: 1: 2. Immediately after planting them, water them generously to settle the soil around the roots.