Gardening Tip~ Plant Cucumbers With Sunflowers ~ Cucumbers are sweeter when: 1) planted near sunflowers; 2) given lots of water. Both require similar soil & the cucumbers can use the sunflower stalk as a natural trellis.... See More
Covers planting and thinning sunflower seeds; common problems, pests and diseases; how sunflowers are pollinated; how to choose varieties; and how to harvest sunflower seeds. Thorough, organized for easy reading, and gorgeous photos.
Learning how to plant sunflowers is an easy beginning spring gardening project for kids. Sunflowers are one of the easiest flowers to plant from seed directly into the earth. They quickly grow into large magical flowers that kids love to admire and enjoy. Grow them in a circle to make a sunflower fort for even more fun. Get outside with the kids to plant sunflowers today!