Sunflower Seeds

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This Sungold Mixture of Sunflower Seeds will bring great tones of golden yellow to your garden during the summer months
  • Growing Height: up to 200cm
  • Plant Type: Hardy Annual

These Sunflower Seeds ARE available to Purchase NOW but WONT BE DELIVERED  until September/October which is the right time for sowing and planting

Sunflower Seeds: 

  • A cheerful mixture of tall sunflowers, which are ideal for any garden type.
  • Sunflowers are very easy to grow
  • They will grow well in beds and containers.
  • Sunflowers are also long lasting whether used in the garden or as cut flowers.
  • Sunflowers attract a wealth of beneficial insects.
  • Their spent heads can also be left to feed birds throughout winter. 
  • A real cottage garden favourite which is loved by butterflies, bees and pollinators.

Sowing Instructions

  • Sow seeds directly into the ground from March, after last frost for flowers from June to October.
  • Rake the surface to a fine texture and water well, to ensure a good start to seed germination.
  • Germination usually takes around 2 weeks
  • Ideally your sunflower plants should be spaced out 30cm apart to get the best results.
  • Alternatively, start off in trays indoors from February for earlier blooms.
  • Enrich soil with well-rotted manure before planting.
  • Opt for a sheltered position, ideally against a garden wall to protect from strong winds 

Sunflower Seeds

  • Easy to grow
  • Sunflowers prefer a sunny, sheltered location with well draining soil,
  • Leave the dead heads on the plant to feed birds during the winter

 

These Sunflower Seeds ARE available to Purchase NOW but WONT BE DELIVERED  until September/October which is the right time for sowing and planting