Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Growing Cotton from Seed

This is one of the coolest plant I have ever planted. I got my seeds from Wokkingmum not long ago and I germinated 4 seeds. However only one manage to make it till this stage. This plant is really fascinating and educational to kids ( and myself too!)

Formation of cotton boll.
Top left: Bud formed
Top middle: Bloom
Top right: few hours later, white becomes pink and withers next day
Bottom left: boll formed
Bottom middle: Boll matures
Bottom right: Cotton


  1. Wow! Thank you for showing us the plant. I have never seen it in real life.

    1. You're welcome. My first time growing too ^^

  2. WOW really educational for me too. I have seen cotton trees before i think..the cotton can use or not?