The Lemon Queen sunflower is a unique variety with lemon-yellow petals and chocolate brown centers. Plants are multi-branched, reaching up to 6-7 ft. tall, making them the perfect addition to any garden. 2g ~ 50 seeds
Plant seeds directly in the garden after average last frost date when soil has warmed up. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 60-75°F. Succession plantings can be made every 1-2 weeks for continued harvest. Or, start seed indoors 3-5 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Transplant to the garden 1-2 weeks after your average last frost date. Sunflower is sensitive to transplant shock so carefully set in the garden.
Scientific Name:Helianthus annuss Days to Maturity: 75-85 Seed Depth: 1/2" Days to Sprout: 10-14 Plant Spacing: 12" Row Spacing: 24-36" Light Requirements: Sunny Plant Height: 6-7' Life Cycle: Annual Frost Hardy: No