Sunflower seedlings are a true sign of summer.Sunflowers are a classic summer flower that bring a spot of cheery colour and life to any garden. Not only are they easy to grow, but they can also be a great way to bring beauty and joy to your outdoor space. In this blog post, we’ll look at how to grow sunflowers successfully and some of the benefits … Read the rest
Planting and growing sunflowers is easy. These durable plants can be grown in most area summer months, and can bring great beauty to any landscape or garden. Below are the steps to grow sunflowers from seed:
So, the first step is to find quality sunflower seed. Many of the top online seed stores sell sunflower seeds, and quality will insure a higher germination rate for your baby sunflower plants.
Ground Temp: 55-60°F PH level: 6.0-7.5 Spacing: 30 inches apart for rows, 6″ spacing Depth: 1″ Time to Bloom: Sprouts in 7-10 days, bloom in 60-90 days Notes: Plant in succession every 2-3 weeks. … Read the rest
Botanical Name: Helianthus Plant Type: Perennial or Annual Bloom Time: Mid-summer to fall Best Location: Full Sun Soil: Well-drained, rich, deep and moist Diseases: Crown gall, leaf spot, mildew, stem rot Pests: Aphids, beetles Propagation: Seeds Zone: 5-9 … Read the rest
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