Annual, to 6-7 feet. An old Japanese variety, non-branching and grown for cut-flower use. Equally attractive in arrangements or in mass plantings in the garden. The tall, non-branching plants produce a single large flower in tones of yellow to orange, chocolate and sable. Florists adore the 8- to 10-inch flowers!
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 7-14 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 60-75 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/2"
- Plant Spacing: 18-24"
- Frost Hardy: No
- Helianthus annuus
Growing Tips: Direct sow in spring, or start indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost. Set out after last frost, transplant carefully. Plants require full sun, rich soil and moderate soil moisture.