Sunflower Seeds - Titan
Packet content 20 seeds. Titan sunflowers produce dustbin-lid sized blooms up to 50cm in diameter! Ideal for wildlife food and great for the back of a border. Growing to 3.5m in height, Titan sunflowers are hardy annuals.
Sowing Period: March to June
Harvesting/Flowering Period: July to September
Easy to grow and a real favourite with children. Flowers like very large daisies with brightly coloured petals. Pollen-free varieties are ideal for hayfever sufferers and for cutting. Use petals and seeds in salads and cakes.
Sunflower heads are commonly thought to follow the sun. It is, however, only the immature flower heads that actually exhibit this phenomenon, not the open flowers.
Sunflowers can be used to remove toxic chemicals from soil and have been used to cleanse land following nuclear power station leaks.
Sow under glass March-April and outdoors April-June for flowers July-September.
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