Sunspot Sunflower Seeds
Sunspot Sunflower Seeds
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Sunspot Sunflower Seeds

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1 teal packet of 20 non-GMO Sunspot Sunflower Seeds(care guide included)

Latin name: Helianthus annuus

(Find more info on germinating seeds by going to our seed guide)

About the seeds:

level

beginner | intermediate | advanced

germination time

10-15 days

depth

1/2”

spacing

2-3 seeds per planter

recommended planter

>6“

time to maturity

65-80 days

seed prep

pre-soak | scarification | stratification | none

method

greenhouse | paper towel method

temperature

70F - 85F


About the Plants:

description

Upright bright yellow blooms on thick stems

with large leaves

difficulty

beginner | intermediate | advanced

growth speed

slow | medium | fast

size of plant

30”-36” tall, 8"-10" blooms 

light

full sun | partial sun | shade | grow lights 

soil

well-draining coconut coir/peat-based potting mix 

temperature 

warm | cool

pet-friendly

cats | dogs | no

pests

foliage fungus or mildew(don't water the foliage),

caterpillars, beetles

fertilization

heavy | moderate | light


Extra tips or info: Sunspot sunflowers are a great beginner plant, not requiring as much room or light as regular sunflowers. They are great as a porch, patio or balcony garden plant, and can even grow indoors with full sun. The seeds are also popularly used for birdseed.

For the 2021 growing season.