- Flower nameKurume keitou
- Scientific nameCelosia cristata 'kurume keitou'
- Alias久留米鶏頭, ケイトウ
- Place of originGarden variety (Asia and Africa)
- Place of floweringGarden, Cut flowers, flower arrangement, Botanical Gardens, Horticultural species, Potted flower
- Flowering seasonJune, July, August, September, October
What is Kurume keitou
Kurume keitou( scientific name:Celosia cristata 'Kurume keitou') are varieties of celosia flower similar to the crista galli of the chicken by spherical inflorescence is.
Generic name: Kurume keitou, Scientific name:Celosia cristata 'Kurume keitou', aka: Celosia, Calais, Origin: garden variety ,South-East Asia-India, plant: 15 cm (dwarf varieties)-native species (60-90 cm)-100 cm (high varieties), leaf: alternate, oval of needle-shaped, leaf arrangement, flowers high: 8-15 cm, flower diameter: 10 cm, color: red, yellow, peach, Flowering period: June-October.