Chocolate Cherry Sunflower (Helianthus annus) Annual
Glorious hues of burgundy, mahogany, and black are the hallmark of this towering (6-8’ tall) head turner. A sturdy, multi-branching variety with abundant wide blossom heads (5-8”), Chocolate Cherry adds drama to any landscape. Beautiful in the garden and styled in a tall vase.
- 25 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Direct sow ½” deep in full sun after last frost or start indoors 4 weeks before last frost. Sunflower roots don’t like to be disturbed, so transplant carefully.
- Favors well drained soil.
- Space 18-24" apart.