Annual. Blooms late summer to fall. 4-7' tall. Full sun. The prettiest combination of sunflowers we have ever seen! Velvet Queen, Autumn Beauty, Lemon Queen, and Indian Blanket. Colors range from soft lemon yellow to dark velvety burgundy. Drought-tolerant, long blooming, and excellent cut flowers.
When to plant outside: Sow in spring after average last frost.
When to plant outside: 4-6 weeks before last frost. Start inside only if previous problems of birds eating seed. Plants grow more vigorously if sown directly outdoors.