Sunflower Sunspot Organic Seeds

Sunflower Sunspot Organic Seeds

Helianthus annuus

Item #2014

Annual. No room to grow giant sunflowers? Try Sunspot instead for its large flower heads on dwarf, 18" - 24" stalks. Kids will love growing these giant flowers that are just the right height for your favorite “Gardener in Training”! Sunspot makes large dramatic cut flowers, container plantings or a short annual hedge. Birds enjoy the seed heads in autumn and winter. Kids can dry the seeds for their own homegrown tasty snack.




Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer
to fall

18”-24” tall

Days to Emerge:
10-15 days

Seed Depth:
1/2”-1”

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 1’-2’

Thinning:
When 3” tall,
thin to 1
every 1’-2’


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: 2 to 4 weeks before average last frost. For best transplanting, use paper or pulp pots.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford



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