Kings Seeds Sunflower Buttercream F1

£1.95

5 in stock

SKU: 30037 Category:

Description

Gorgeous pale, butter-yellow flowers with chocolate centres stand prod on long side branches. Pollen-free and multi-headed means they will continue to provide blooms for several weeks making this a perfect cut flower.


Hardy Annual

Height: 120-160cm (4-5ft)

Sow: April to May

Flowers: July to September

WHERE TO SOW

Sow seed thinly in drills 45cm (18″) apart in well cultivated soil raked to a fine tilth. Germination usually takes 15-21 days. 

FOR EARLIER SOWINGS

Sow indoors, individually in 7.5cm (3″) pots at 20-25C. When well grown, gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out after all risk of frost has passed in a well drained soil in full sun. 

WHAT TO DO NEXT 

When large enough to handle, thin to 45cm (18″) apart. 

HANDY TIP

Plants may need staking in exposed areas.