A well-known, but uniquely coloured favourite. This branching sunflower produces multiple pollen-less flowers. Each 15 cm diameter flower has rich chocolate coloured petals with golden yellow edges.
30 seeds per packet.
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|Climate:||Heat loving annual. Thrives in warm temperatures.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow (recommended) in November to January.|
|Planting Season:||Spring / Summer|
|Germination guide:||Seeds will germinate in 3-5 days @ 21C. 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:||60-65 days after sowing in November to January.|
|Pinch:||Yes, when 30-45 cm high.|
|Final height:||180-210 cm|
Cut flowers in the morning when the petals are between halfway unfolded and fully open. Keep cutting as plants produce multiple flowers.