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Organic Sunflower Seeds Taiyo

Product Size SKU Price Quantity
1/4 Pound HETQP
Price: $12.95
1 Pound HETLB
Price: $39.95

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Quick Overview

Organic Sunflower Seeds "Taiyo" this is one of the sunflowers now widely used by florists. Only 5-6 ft. Annual.
Common Name Sunflower
Botanical Name Helianthus annuus
Plant Type/Life Cycle Annual
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Yellow
Estimated Mature Height 60-72 inches tall (5-6 feet)
Bloom Time Summer
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Pound 251,000
Days to Germination 10-15 days dependinf on soil and weather conditions.
Days to Bloom 70
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Moist/Wet, Well Draining
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Clay Soil, Moist/Wet Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Is It Organic? Yes
Ideal Growing Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Suggested Uses Cut Flowers, Hedge / Screen, Showy Flowers, Extended Blooms, Easy to Grow
Additional Information Blooms are 8-12" across.
Edible? Yes
Is It Storable? Yes - You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Ships to Canada Yes
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
Organic Certification This sunflower is the one you see in most of the fall arrangements at the florist. Not as tall as the garden giants, with flowers that have rich chocolate centers and petals of orangey gold. A real beauty, and a snap to grow anywhere in full sun.
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