This packet contains approx. 15 seeds.
Height, Spread and Features
Height 75-90cm. Spread 30-40cm.
Advantages of F.1. Hybrids
Hybrid seeds are those bred to carry all the favourable characteristics of its many different "Parents". Advantages include earliness, weather tolerance, size and colour and disease resistance.
When to Sow
Sow in Spring - Summer
Where to Grow
In a well drained site in full sun.
Where to Sow
Best sown direct where to grow. Plants can develop a stronger root structure if they are not transplanted.
Cover seeds with soil to a depth of 2cm. Space seeds 30cm apart.
Keep seedbed or tray evenly moist during germination period.
This variety may need support in windy locations. Will benefit from the removal of spent flowers which will promote lateral branching and more flowers. Very early to flower. Beware of rats and mice, they will eat the sunflower seeds straight out of the seedbed. Also beware of slugs and snails.