Lemon Queen Sunflower (Helianthus annuus)
This aptly-named heirloom promises a profusion of lemon-yellow petals surrounding velvety disks of chocolate brown. With sturdy, straight stems and multiple blooms, the Lemon Queen provides the perfect cut flower for any arrangement.
- 25 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Maturity: 85-100 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.
- Space 8-12" apart.