Sunflower Velvet Queen Red – Item #1215


This dazzling branching variety produces an abundance of dark red flowers on sturdy stems. 5-6′ plants are perfect for tall borders. Easy to grow. Attracts pollinators.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Spacing: 12″ (30cm)

Sprouts In: 10-14 days

Thinning: 18″ (46cm)

Plant outdoors in spring after all danger of frost in a sunny location with average soil. Or start indoors four weeks prior to last spring frost date. Keep soil evenly moist and well weeded while plants are young.

Sunflowers are heat and drought tolerant once established.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus

Height: 5-6′ (1.5-2cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual