(as of Mar 04,2021 05:24:48 UTC – Details)
Sow: March – June
Height: 62 inches (160 cm)
Blooms Time: July – September
Environment: Full sun
Depth: 1/2 inch (1 cm)
Ideal for: Cottage gardens, wildlife gardens
Sow at 1/2″” (1cm) deep, at 20-25C. When large enough to handle, thin to 45cm (18in) apart.
For best results, sow Helianthus annuus seed in individual 10cm pots of moist seed compost in April to May, cover with cling film and place on a sunny windowsill or greenhouse bench.
Remove the cling film once the seeds have germinated, and water plants regularly, allowing the water to drain.
Pot on into larger pots with multipurpose compost, before eventually planting outside once all risk of frost has passed.
So easy to grow from flower seeds, the sunflower provides wonderfully warm tones for the summer garden.
These flowers have a long bloom season, going non-stop from early July through first frost.
The tall Sunflowers make a good background in the flower garden or border along the vegetable garden.
They are certain to attract many beneficial insects, and you’ll have lots of busy buzzing coming from this mix.
Package Inculd: Sunflowr Flower Seeds 5g, About 100+.