Puriri Lane Celosia spictata | Flamingo Feathers
Puriri Lane Celosia spictata | Flamingo Feathers
Puriri Lane Celosia spictata | Flamingo Feathers
Puriri Lane Celosia spictata | Flamingo Feathers

Celosia spictata | Flamingo Feathers

Regular price $12.00 Save $-12.00

perfect for pollinators

This has to be one of the prettiest Celosias.  Flamingo Feathers has delicate, airy pink plumes that fade to a delicate blush colour as they age.  A heat loving plant that is a definite one to add to your cutting garden or gardens - the flowers look great in bouquets. Summer flowering and being annual the more you cut them the more they will flower.

The flower heads get bigger as they age, so harvest them when they are the size that you want, but before they go to seed. Remove the foliage before putting into water.  Celosias are a long lasting cut flower that have the ability to last at least two weeks. Celosia spictata also makes a great dried flower. Hang freshly cut stems upside down in a warm dark place to avoid the colour fading for 2-3 weeks or until they are firm to the touch. Plant out after all chance of frost has passed


Height 60cm x 30cm Wide

Plant size | PB2 | Equivalent 1.2 litres

If you are ordering plants you can get up to 12 plants or a selection of plants, gifts and garden-wares into a box for the below rates 
      • Auckland City | $10
      • Upper North Island | $20 (Northland)
      • Middle North Island | $20 (Bay of Plenty & Waikato)
      • Lower North Island | $20
      • South Island | $25
      • Waiheke - Please select Rural Delivery at checkout
      • Outer lying islands, please contact us for a quote.
Smaller items such as books, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which you will see at checkout - From $6

Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on your location.  If you are rural please select the rural option as rural delivery is an additional $7 Please note the courier will not release your order for delivery if the incorrect option has been selected and we will email you re settlement of the outstanding amount.  

  • All of our orders are dispatched using Aramex (formerly Fastways) fully tracked service   
  • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
  • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
  • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
  • Most Aramex deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural delivery which may add up to two days.
  • If you are wanting more than twelve plants, get in contact with us for a quote for freight
  • Corten steel garden stakes are considered over size for rural delivery so these can be sent but you will need to collect these from your local depot 

All rates detailed are for parcels up to 15kgs

Please note that on occasion Aramex may deem an area to be rural where other companies may not, this unfortunately is outside of our control as Aramex are the preferred courier for live plants, as other couriers will not transport them. Where this occurs we will need to get in touch to get you to deposit the additional rural fee


Please get in contact with us here or email us at hello@puririlane.co.nz

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