Cotton Flower: Stages

Cotton Flower: Next Stage

Cotton Flower: Next Stage

Unfortunately, cotton blooms only last a day!  Their beauty is fleeting!  The next day, the blooms will begin to turn pink and within 5 to 7 days the flower will wither and fall off.  What is left behind is the developing cotton boll.

For more information on the stages of cotton:  University of Maryland Extension

Cotton Flower: In the Pink

Cotton Flower: In the Pink

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