Sunflower ‘Sunbird’ Seeds

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Sunflower ‘Sunbird’ Seeds - 10-20+ Seeds per packet or purchase bulk quantities 

This variety produces a medium/large sized yellow head, excellent for attracting insects & birds and adding some cheer to your garden. 

Sunflowers are one of the most recognisable flowers around. They produce huge yellow blooms that are made up of thousands of tiny flowers bunched together – providing abundant pollen and nectar for visiting bees. Sunflowers are easy to grow from seed, and bloom throughout summer and into autumn.

Whether you want to plant a small row or an entire field, we've got you covered!


Seed Starting Method Raise seedlings and plant out
or Broadcast sow directly onto soil and push firmly in before sprinkling a thin layer of soil over the top.
Sowing Depth 5mm if sowing in pots 
As above for broadcast sow 
Growing Season Spring, Autumn or Summer in cooler climates - year around in warm climates
Germination Time 12-21 days at around 21c
Hardiness Hardy annual
Plant Spacing  As close as you like!
Plant Height 150cm-180cm
Planting Position Partial or full sun, moist well manured soil
Days Until Maturity  N/A
Growing tips Use a high phosphorus flower food at the beginning of bloom season, once seedlings have established root systems.

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