Sunflower Golden Cheer Hybrid – Item #8006

$3.09

Huge chrysanthemum-type yellow flowers look like giant pompons. Branching plants grow 5′ tall and may be pinched back to grow shorter and fuller. 4″– 5″ flowers will be the talk of the neighborhood. Easy to grow for borders and cut flowers.

SKU: 00000200 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1″ (3cm)

Spacing: 6″ (15cm)

Sprouts In: 10-14 days

Thinning: 18″ (46cm)

Select a location with full to part sun and average soil. Sunflowers are quite drought tolerant, but will grow shorter in harsh conditions. May be started indoors four weeks before last frost date. Keep evenly moist and well weeded until plants are established.

Cut flowers frequently for bouquets and remove spent blossoms to keep the plants flourishing.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus

Height: 4-5′ (1-1.5m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual