- Annual flowers with multiple flower heads per plant
- Plants grow to 5-6 feet tall
- Pale yellow flowers last 7-10 days as a cut flower
- 70 days
(H. 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. Cut flowers 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.
Learn to Grow Valentine Sunflower
Direct Seed: 6" Apart
Direct Seed: 1/2" Deep
Germination: 10-14 Days
Rows Apart: 24-36"
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after last frost. Sunflowers prefer full sun to light shade and well-drained rich soil. Provide support for tall plants.
Ratings & Reviews
Great addition to the garden
These have a gorgeous bright yellow color and we’re a beautiful complement to the other taller sunflowers I planted last year and this year. I wasn’t able to save any seeds last year, because the goldfinches love them, too.