Helianthus annuus

Velvet Queen Sunflower

Days to Maturity: 100 days

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Starting at: As low as $3.75

Deep velvety crimson blooms accented with traces of yellow around a black center.

Foliage is distinct and attractive and the plants are free branching, bearing lots of 5-6" blooms that are lovely for cutting. A chic and sophisticated sunflower for cut-flower connoisseurs. Approx. 550 seeds/oz.

  • Great cut flower
  • Attracts bees
  • 5' tall
  • Annual
  • Open-Pollinated

Cultural Info

Care-free annual. Direct sow after last frost or start transplants 3-4 weeks before planting out. Sow 1/2-1" deep, seeds 2-3" apart thinned to 9-24" apart in rows 24-36" apart.

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