Sunflower - Lemon Queen - Helianthus annus
Annual Organically Grown. Branching sunflower variety with lemon yellow petals and dark centers. Long-blooming season. Plant seed 6" apart and 1/2" 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. Small, black seeds 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: 1/2"
Days to Germinate: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 6'-8'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Helianthus annuus Huge, beautiful perennial sunflower shoots up to 8 tall and 4-6 wide by mid-summer and then blooms prolifically for 2 months. Multiple stems hold profusion of 2 soft lemon yellow flowers with dark chocolate centers. Lovely landscape plant that requires little care once established.
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand wildflower seeds from packs are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s).
Peaceful Valley brand wildflower seeds are all non-GMO.
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