Sunflower, Aztec Sun

Catalog #0323

2267
(Tithonia rotundifolia) (aka Yellow Mexican Sunflower) Plants will grow 3-4' tall and bloom until killed by frost. One of our favorites due to the extended bloom period. Excellent for hedges and attracting butterflies. Annual, 70 days.
START INDOORS
6-8 weeks before last frost
GERMINATION
5-14 Days
PLANT OUTDOORS
24" Apart
LIGHT
Full Sun
Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds indoors on surface of soil. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Can also be directly sown outdoors after last frost in warmer areas. Prefers any light soil; quite drought tolerant. This variety does not produce edible seed.

Price:  Free!