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Read this Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide on how to get Black Cosmos. Including how to breed black cosmos, chance of getting black cosmos, price, and more!!

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Basic Cosmos Colors
Red CosmosRedWhite CosmosWhiteYellow CosmosYellow
Hybrid Cosmos Colors
Orange Cosmos OrangePink Cosmos PinkBlack Cosmos Black
Check Out How To Grow All Cosmos Colors!

How To Get Black Cosmos

How To Grow Black Cosmos Procedure Chart

No. Procedure
1 Purchase following seeds at Nook's Cranny:
- Yellow Cosmos seeds
- Red Cosmos seeds
2 Plant red x yellow flowers diagonally from each other
3 Wait for flowers to grow (Needs 3 days to bloom)
4 Plant hybrid oranges to make Black Cosmos
- Orange (hybrid) x Orange (hybrid) = black

1. Purchase Seeds At Nook's Cranny

Purchase Seeds At Nook

To grow black cosmos, you need to start with yellow and red cosmos seeds. Purchase seeds from Nook's Cranny to plant them on your island.

Check Out Nook's Cranny Features!

Seeds Change Every Day

Nook's Cranny's seed catalog changes every day. If they don't have cosmos seeds for sale, you can ask a friend to bring some for you or go on a Mystery Island tour and grab cosmos there.

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2. Plant Yellow & Red Cosmos Diagonally

Plant Yellow & Red Cosmos Diagonally

Place red and yellow cosmos seeds one space apart from each other to encourage cross-breeding and growth of orange cosmos flowers.

Check Out How To Grow Hybrid Flowers!

4. Crossbreed Oranges To Make Black Cosmos

Crossbreed Oranges To Make Black Cosmos

After you've grown orange cosmos flowers from the red & yellow seeds. Plant them diagonally, one space apart from each other also, to encourage black cosmos flowers to grow.

How To Breed Black Cosmos & Price

Plant Black Cosmos Near Each Other

You can produce more black cosmos flowers by planting them beside each other. You only need 2 of these flowers to propagate them on your island.

Black Cosmos Sells For 240 Bells

You can sell Black Cosmos for 240 Bells at Nook's Cranny. Selling flowers is not one of the most efficient ways of making Bells fast, so it's not recommended to sell them.

Check Out How To Farm Bells Fast!

Chances Of Growing Black Cosmos

Time & method is according to our team's gameplay experience and may not be the same with yours.

Took Team 3 Weeks To Grow

Our team was able to grow black cosmos on their island in about 3 weeks. This may be different from your experience and many factors could have affected the growth time of the black hybrid.

Related Cosmos Articles

Basic Cosmos Colors
Red CosmosRedWhite CosmosWhiteYellow CosmosYellow
Hybrid Cosmos Colors
Orange Cosmos OrangePink Cosmos PinkBlack Cosmos Black

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FlowerBreedr01 2

Red and red will also make blacks.
However, I've also had instances where red and yellow make white. Is this perhaps a hybrid white?

bluechu 1

ha i've been watering an entire field of orange cosmos for 2 months and not a SINGLE black has spawned. :( rip

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