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.
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
Velvet Queen Sunflower. 50 seeds for $2.25. A RED sunflower?? Crazy awesome...grows up to 5 ft tall. Think I need to try this! Magnificent flowers with velvety crimson petals and black hearts. The well-branched plants grow to 5-feet tall. Highly recommended.