Helianthus annuus

Sunflower Ronnie Orange

R60.00

Beautiful rich yellow to orange petals with a dark centre. Flower head is 15 cm in diamater.

 

30 seeds per packet.

16 in stock

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    Flower type:Focal
    Life cycle:Annual
    Climate:Heat loving annual. Thrives in warm temperatures.
    Sowing guide:Direct sow (recommended) in September to April. Alternatively sow in pots and transplant after 14-20 days.
    Planting Season:Autumn / 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:70-80 days after sowing in September to April.
    Pinch:Do not pinch
    Position:Full Sun
    Final height:120 cm

    Harvesting Tips:

    Cut flowers in the morning when the petals are between halfway unfolded and fully open. This variety produces a single stem per plant.

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