Sunflower - Italian White - Helianthus debilis
Annual Organically Grown. Pale cream colored flowers with brown centers. Each branching plant produces many 4 - 5" blooms. Sow seed 6" apart and 1/4" deep after spring frost. Thin to 1' apart when plants reach 2" tall.
Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms late summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts bees and butterflies; leaves are favored by finches
Soil: Adaptable to various, moderately fertile soil types
Native: North America - Naturalised worldwide
USDA Zone: 4-9
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Days to Germinate: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 4'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Helianthus annuus Flowers up to 4-5 across are pale yellow - creamy white petals with dark centers. Grows 4-6 tall. Ideal for cut flowers. Unique. Approx. 70 seeds/pack, 83,260 seeds/lb.
Love these flowers! So pretty.
The butterflies love them too.