Growing and Harvest Information
Plant Type: Annual
Height: 1.2-1.8m (4-6')
Sow: Can be direct sown into prepared beds after the last frost or indoors 2-3 weeks prior to transplanting
Transplant: Harden off and transplant after last frost
Days to Maturity: 50-55 days
Plant Spacing: 30-45cm (12"-18")
Pinch: Yes, very important for branching sunflowers
Vase Life: 5-10 days depending on stage of harvest
Potential Harvest Yield: 8-10 "branches" per plant
Harvest Tips: Cut as the first petals are lifting from the center disk. Remove all foliage for longest vase life.
Approximate Seeds per Packet: 40
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