Mexican Sunflower – seed packet – $2.99 – Sold Out
Related tags: Aster Family, drought tolerant, Insectary plant, New for 2014
(Tithonia sp.) Annual in the Aster Family, native to Central America & the Caribbean. Fat orange blossoms attract bees. 3-6” tall (shorter the farther North you go). Can be sown one season to control parasitic nematodes the following season.
Average garden soil sufficient. Full sun. Direct-sow the same time as Sunflowers (Helianthus annuus), after Final Frost. Thin to 12-24” apart.
Contains at least 100 seeds.