Velvet Queen Sunflower (Helianthus annuus):
For quantities over 500 lbs. (more than 10 bags of 50 pounds) please contact us by Phone at 800 253 7346 or click here for a price quote and delivery options.
Giant beautiful flowers. Grown for their incredible red petals they are defined by these Red Russet petals. They grow to about 5-8 feet tall. These Sunflowers have a flower that is about 5 inches in diameter. They're great if you want to aid in pollination -they attract bees and other pollinators. The are an easy to grow plant that is great in the sun and as some drought tolerance. Seed should be planted about 3/4- to 1 inch deep after the threat of frost has passed. Plant in the full sun for best results.
Plant 10-15 lbs. per acre