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Helianthus Annuus

Botanical Name:

Helianthus annuus

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Soil
Dry, disturbed clays or heavy sands.
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Plant Type

Annuals, Herb/Forb, Annual, Edible, Herb, These escapes are small annual herbs, 20–120 cm high.

Lifespan

Annual

Plant Height

6-12 ft.

Benefits
Attracts

Birds

Taxonomy

Order

Asterales

Family

Asteraceae – Aster family

Genus

Helianthus L. – sunflower

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