Sunflower Elves Blend Organic Seeds

Sunflower Elves Blend Organic Seeds

Helianthus annuus

Item #2024

Annual. This may be a blend of shorter varieties, but it’s not short on selection. Large and small classic sunflowers, and multi-petaled pom-pom types will brighten your garden, draw pollinators, and make cheery bouquets to embellish your indoor spaces. Branching, drought-tolerant plants will be loaded with sunny yellow blooms from summer to fall. Great in containers or as a short, annual hedge. Fantastic first-time flower for your little elves—oops!—kids to grow!




Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer
to fall

16”-24” tall

Days to Emerge:
10-15 days

Seed Depth:
1/4”-1/2”

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 1’-2’

Thinning:
When 2” tall,
thin to 1
every 1’


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: 2 to 4 weeks before average last frost. Sunflowers are sensitive to root disturbance; sow in biodegradable pots which can be planted directly into the ground.

Artist: Laurie Peters



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Sunflower Elves Blend Organic Seeds

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Item #2024

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