Seed Freaks - Sunflower - Evening Sun
Flowers & Trees
Seed Freaks – Sunflower – Evening Sun
SUNFLOWER: EVENING SUN
These multiple headed beauties grow to 2m with bronze, rust, orange, yellow, maroon and burgundy heads, many of them multicoloured.
They bloom over a long period.
Allow the heads to dry completely before saving seed.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP – JAN
Temperate: AUG – JAN
Sub – Tropical: AUG – JUN
Tropical: MAR – DEC
Arid: ALL YEAR
PH 6 – 7.5
Rich, well-drained soil.
Sow seeds in groups of two direct into ground and 30cm apart
The seeds will sprout in 10 to 14 days.
Wait a week and snip off the weakest seedling and allow the other to grow.
Water and feed well.
Leave the flower till the back is yellow/brown before removing.
Allow to completely dry if you wish to keep seeds for resowing.
You may need to protect from birds.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 50 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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