Helianthus annuus

Sunflower Pro Cut Orange Bi-Colour

R60.00

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Like a ring of fire the flower radiates warmth from its dark centre with rich plum and orange bi-colour petals. This is a single stem variety. Flower head is 10-15 cm in diamater.

 

30 seeds per packet.

46 in stock

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    Flower type:Disk
    Life cycle:Annual
    Climate:Heat loving annual. Thrives in warm temperatures.
    Sowing guide:Direct sow (recommended) in September to January. Alternatively start in trays and transplant after 14-20 days.
    Planting Season:Spring / Summer
    Germination guide:Seeds will germinate in 7-14 days @ 20-24C. Cover with a layer of soil. Keep moist (not wet) until germination. Water seedlings often until they have established.
    Good Bee Food:No
    Flowering time:50-60 days after sowing in September to January
    Pinch:No not pinch
    Position:Full Sun
    Final height:120-150 cm

    Growing Tips:

    Feed plants regularly with a balanced liquid fertiliser.


    Harvesting Tips:

    Cut in the morning when the petals are halfway unfolded.

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