This sunflower produces reddish flowers with dark centers. Early bloomer that produces many heads per plant. Great for cut flowers! Attracts bees, butterflies, and finches.
Sunflower – Velvet Queen – Helianthus annuus
Soil & Water: Prefers moderately fertile soil and moderate water.
Planting & Growing: Plant 6 apart and 1/2″ deep after spring frost. Thin to 1′ apart when plants reach 2″ tall.
Soil Temperature: 68-86F
Planting Depth: 1/2″
Germination: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 5-7′
Days To Maturity: 75-85 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 6-12″
Approx Seeds per Pack: 25 Seeds
Product image via: Peaceful Valley Farm Supply