Heirloom Seeds - Sunflower

Heirloom Seeds - Sunflower

Regular price $5.00

The Little Veggie Patch Co. Sunflower "Hi Sun"

The Hi Sun grows up to 1.2m tall and is ideal as a bee attracting border, and to provide a wind break and much needed shade for some of your summer crops. It also produces good yields of high quality sunflower seeds for snacking.

When to Plant:

Zone 1: August - January
Zone 2: August - January
Zone 3: Anytime
Zone 4: Anytime

Soil: Sunflowers will grow in most soil types, but will prefer well drained soil that is prepared with compost

Soil pH Level: 6.5 - 7.5

Position: Full sun, with protection from wind. Sunflowers are tall plants that will cast a shadow, so position accordingly.

How to Plant:

Spacing: 20cm - 30cm

Depth: 1cm - 3cm

Companion Plants: Cucumber, Melon, Squash & Sweetcorn

Approximate no. of seeds: 10

 

Note: The Little Veggie Patch Co source all seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination

**SHIPPING – Not to Western Australia**

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