Evening Sun Sunflower Seeds

Organic, Heirloom

4.7142857142857 out of 5 stars
(7 reviews)
Availability: In Stock

Gorgeous 4"–6" sunset-hued flowers with dark centers bloom in abundance over a long bloom period to keep your garden alight with color and pollinators, and your flower vases full for many weeks. Several rich tones all on one plant! Sunflowers are edible, with a bittersweet flavor. The petals add a pretty pop of color ion salads and desserts. The young, sunflower buds are edible, with a flavor similar to artichoke hearts. They can be grilled, marinated, or sauteed for an unusual appetizer or side dish. Multi-branching habit makes for an excellent annual screen. Sunflowers are one of the easiest flowering plants to grow and drought tolerant.

$2.29 500 mg (~16 seeds)

Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus

Family: Asteraceae

Native: North America

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 6'–8' tall

Variety Information: 4"–6" wide flowers in red, orange, and burgundy with dark centers

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.

When to Start Inside: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. Sunflowers are senstive to root disturbance; sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly in the ground.

Days to Emerge: 10–15 days

Seed Depth: ¼"–½"

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 18"–24"

Thinning: When 3" tall, thin to 1 every 18"–24"

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Evening Sun Sunflower Seeds Reviews

7 reviews

Beautiful sunflower!!

5 out of 5 stars Aug 27, 2020
Easy to sow and sprout. Did great in my very hot and humid climate. Lots of pollinators and beautiful cut flower! Will grow again.
Nadia from TX

Beautiful Sunflower

5 out of 5 stars Sep 26, 2020
These sunflowers were just spectacular the color.. size ... amazing!
Christine A Volberding from CO

Whoa! So pretty!

5 out of 5 stars Nov 10, 2021
These were big, maroon beauties. They were a showstopper and people talked about them every time they came over. Different types of native bees and wasps liked them. We will definitely grow these again. If you love sunflowers, these are a great addition to your garden.
Grace from CO
Owner Response: Thanks so much for sharing your experience! They sound beautiful!

Huge and gorgeous!

4 out of 5 stars Nov 13, 2021
I have to start these inside so the squirrels and chipmunks don't eat the seeds. They transplanted very well in biodegradable pots. The flower color is lovely.
Sharon from WI

Evening sunflower

5 out of 5 stars Feb 3, 2022
Oh these were the most glorious, enjoyable, can't wait till spring beauties. Oh the color's are just brilliant. I can't recommend more than anything. Had 2 gorgeous yellow and black bird's around them. Im excited writing this for anyone wanting to try. Best wishes and Spring. Lori
Lori from IN


5 out of 5 stars Jul 28, 2022
These are absolutely gorgeous! Grew very very tall, way past 8 feet! Multiple heads. I will definitely buy and grow again!
Bailey from IL

first time for this variety

4 out of 5 stars Sep 6, 2022
I was a bit disappointed in only getting 12 seeds, and only 5 germinated. BUT this is the most beautiful plant. Many, many flowers and many different colors. I stopped counting on one plant when it reached 18 flowers. And the birds love them. They eat them right on the plant as the older blooms dry while the new blooms are still coming on. Lots of birds. I will buy them again for next season.
Owner Response: Hi Susan, I'm glad to hear that you are enjoying these sunflowers! A customer care representative will follow up with you soon.

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