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Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Cosmos astrosanguineus 'Chocamocha'

Also known as

Chocolate Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Schokoladen-Kosmee (Cosmos atrosanguineus) 7238 by Hedwig Storch (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

35cm

Max

40cm

50cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

A close up of a black purple Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Chocamocha' flower
Cosmos astrosanguineus 'Chocamocha' flower
A photo of Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Cosmos 'Chocamocha' Overview

This cultivar of the Chocolate Cosmos (C. astrosanguineus) is a bushy perennial, but often grown as an annual. Its chocolate-scented flowerheads are bowl-shaped and deep red in colour. It’s perfect for hot sunny gardens, and makes an exotic cut flower. The plant is best grown in moist but well-drained soil in full sun.

Special features of Cosmos 'Chocamocha'

Attractive flowers