Sunflower: Autumn Beauty

Sunflower: Autumn Beauty - Seeds & Bulbs

Sunflower Autumn Beauty
(Helanthus annus)

This variety is adaptable over a wide range of growing conditions, and produces multiple heads on branched plants. Flowers bloom in a variety of 'autumn' shades over an extended period, and make excellent cut flowers.

Weight
Estimated Seed Count
Packet
80
1 oz
1,125
2 oz
2,500
4 oz
5,000
1 lb
20,000

Flower Type: Annual
Bloom Time: Late Summer through Fall
Height: 5' to 7'
Exposure: Full Sun

When to Sow Outside: Spring - after last frost
When to Sow Inside: 4-6 weeks before last frost. Seedlings grow quickly, so start outdoors unless you have had problems with birds eating seedlings.
Seed Depth: 1/2"
Seed Spacing: 4"
Days to Emerge: 5 - 10
Thinning: When 2" tall thin to 1' apart

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