Sunflower Santa Fe Helianthus Annuus is an annual sunflower that can be grown in all regions of North America. Easily established from Sunflower Santa Fe seeds, this unique variety of annual sunflower blooms with majestic, fully double, golden-orange flowers that are 5 to 8 inches across with the full look of a chrysanthemum. Sunflower Santa Fe blooms all summer and fall until the first frost, attracting numerous pollinators including bees and butterflies.
Sunflower Santa Fe adds a lot of drama to any garden application complementing other plantings. Helianthus Annuus seeds can be sown directly outdoors after last frost, and established Santa Fe Sunflower resists drought and adapts to a wide range of soil types preferring somewhat fertile well drained soil. Sunflower Santa Fe is a long lasting cut flower with a vase life of 6 to 10 days.
Height: 48-60 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich/Average/Dry/Moist well-drained, pH 5.5-6.2
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer/Fall
Seed Depth: 1/2 Inch
Germination Time: 10-15 Days