McKenzie Seed – Sunflower Velvet Queen

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McKenzie Seed – Sunflower Velvet Queen


Velvet Queen Sunflowers are a branched variety that blooms early. These sunflowers produce dark velvet crimson blooms that are accented with traces of gold and yellow around a black center. These easy to grow varieties are a wonderful feature in the garden.

Helianthus annuus

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Plant Type: Annual

Color: Deep red

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7 to 14 days

Bloom Season: August to September

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Growing Height: 1.5 m (5′)

Instructions: After all danger of frost, sow seeds in open ground well exposed. Cover with 1 inch of soil. When plants are 4 inches tall, thin. Needs lots of water.

Suggestions: An ideal sunflower for a windbreak.

Product Weight: 500 milligrams