Sunflower Red Sun
An open polinated heirloom variety. Branching in habit with luxurious vibrant dark red petals surrounding a dark centre. Flower head is 12-15 cm in diamater.
40 seeds per packet.
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|Climate:||Heat loving annual. Thrives in warm temperatures.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow (recommended) in September to January. Alternatively sow in pots 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:||Yes|
|Flowering time:||100-120 days after sowing in September to January.|
|Pinch:||Do not pinch|
|Final height:||150 cm|
Cut flowers in the morning when the petals are between halfway unfolded and fully open. This is a branching variety, producing multiple stems per plant.