Sunflowers say summer like no other plant. Sunflower packet contains 35 seeds.
Sunflowers are annuals with showy, daisylike flower-heads that are usually 2-4 inches across and bright yellow (though occasionally red). Tall and course, the plants have creeping or tuberous roots and large, bristly leaves. Today, varieties have even been developed for small spaces and containers.Most sunflowers are remarkably tough and easy to grow as long as the soil is not waterlogged. Most are heat- and drought-tolerant. They make excellent cut flowers and many are attractive to bees and birds.Smaller plants with big-time flower power. Striking compact, low-growing sunflower fills vase after beautiful vase with luminous, long-stemmed, brown-eyed, golden flowers. Heavy-branching, floriferous 20-30 feet tall plants will keep your home aglow with joyous blooms.
|Seeds per Packet||50|
|Common Name||sunflower,Helianthus(Botanical Name)|
|Height||Height: 20-30 inches
Spread: 18-24 inches
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
|Sunlight||Full Sun, Part Sun|
|Soil||Find a well-drained location, and prepare your soil by digging an area of about 2-3 feet in circumference to a depth of about 2 feet.|
|Temperature||soil temperature :55 to 60 degrees F|
|Fertilizer||Make sure you have potassium and phosphorus in the soil.|
Sunflowers say summer like no other plant. American natives, sunflowers are grown for beauty as well as harvested for seed.