Organic Sunflower, Velvet Queen

Blooms are Deep Reddish Orange

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SWF8015

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

Please note: 2018 seeds will begin shipping in December.

Sunflower - Velvet Queen - Helianthus annuus

Annual Organically Grown. Brilliant reddish colored flowers with dark centers are earlier to bloom than other sunflowers. Produces many blooms per plant with long stems for cut flowers. 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; leaves are favored by finches
Soil: Adaptable to various, moderately fertile soil types
Native: North America - Naturalised worldwide
USDA Zone: 3-8
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Days to Germinate: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 5'-7'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water

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 ensure the success of your crop(s).

Peaceful Valley brand wildflower seeds are all non-GMO.
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Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Good Cut Flower
  • Good for Beginners
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Requires Staking
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Useful for Ornamental

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack Bloom Season Summer, Fall
Flower Color Orange, Red Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Ornamental Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Spring, Summer USDA Zone 3 - 8
Sun Requirements Full Sun Growth Habit Upright
Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack
Bloom Season Summer, Fall
Flower Color Orange, Red
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Ornamental
Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Spring, Summer
USDA Zone 3 - 8
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright

Planting & Care

Plant seed 6 apart and 1/2" deep after spring frost. Thin to 1' apart when plants reach 2" tall.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs. Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H

Reviews

Best Sunflower border ever

I love Velvet Queen and she will be the main part of my sunflower border again this year. Germination was good and the flowers are loving this heat.

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