Gaia Organic Seeds - Florenza Sunflower
All seeds are grown organically in Ottawa, Ontario and follow strict certification guidelines to guarantee top quality seeds. Gaia Organic Seeds passion lies in sustaining biodiversity in the plants we consume!
Florenza Sunflower | Helianthus annuus | Ecologically grown | Annual | Open Pollinated | Heirloom
3' tall plant. 6” flower head that has maroon colored petals and hint of yellow at the tip and at the center. Florist used it with other sunflowers and make the bouquet pop.
Companion plants: Bush beans, Squash, Cucumber, Corn, Lettuce, Any plant with aphids.
Far from: Potato.
Planting tip: Direct sow outdoors end of May.
Harvesting tip: Harvest when seed heads dry on their stems. Put a brown bag over the flower to secure it away from squirrels and birds.