(Helianthus annuus) Bred by Dr. Kovács of Budapest, Hungary. Beautiful soft primrose-yellow petals with rounded tips, dark brown central disk. Plants grow 5' tall; many side branches produce 5-6" flowers. One of the best for cut flowers, which can last 7-10 days. For longer lasting bouquets of flowers, be sure to pick heads that are just about to open. Annual, 70 days.
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Sow seeds outdoors after last frost. Sunflowers prefer full sun to light shade and well-drained rich soil. Provide support for tall plants.