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Organic Sunflower seed - Lemon Queen : 5-6' tall annual has 5-6" blooms with lemon-colored petals.

Sunflower - Lemon Queen, ORGANIC

Helianthus annuus

Beautiful poly-headed, 5-6' tall annual has 5-6" blooms with bright lemon-colored petals and dark brown centers. Good cut flower. Direct seed in full sun after danger of frost. Summer-fall blooming. Annual. (1.75 Gram Packet, 35 seeds)  

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Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
300 1 oz NA 80-120
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 65-85°F Full Sun Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1" 4-6" 35
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
8-12" 5-12 Annual 4-6 years

Site Selection

Sunflower is a frost sensitive annual that prefers full sun and well-drained soil with low to moderate moisture. Drought tolerant once established.

Planting

Direct seed outdoors once the danger of frost has passed. Optimum soil temperature for germination is 65-85˚F. Sow 1" deep and 4-6" apart. Seeds will sprout in 5-12 days. Thin so mature plants are 8-10" apart.