Sunflower Tall Branching Stem Valentine Non-GMO, Open Pollinated Seeds
Lemon-yellow blooms. Sturdy stems with 3-4" blooms. Valentine blooms later than Buttercream by approximately 10 days, making it a good choice for sowing at the same time for succession harvest of light yellow blooms. Valentine's stems are stronger, and petals are shorter and rounder. Stem length is 25-45". Day neutral. Bears pollen; good for bee forage. Branching. Ht. 55–60". Blooms in about 80 days. Germination rate is about 70% or better.
Our Non-GMO seeds are sustainable. Our packaging is environmentally friendly, climate friendly, reusable, and recyclable.
David’s Garden Seeds is a Veteran owned business that has been offering quality seeds since 2009.
David's Garden Seeds® is a member of the GO TEXAN agriculture program.
We cannot possibly put all the directions you need for growing sunflowers in your area on the seed package. We recommend that you read articles or check with other gardeners in your area.
This is an heirloom seed, meaning it has been passed down from generation to generation for at least 75 years. As a rule, heirloom seeds taste better and will grow the same year after year.
These are also open pollinated meaning they will reproduce themselves. While all heirlooms are open pollinated not all open pollinated seeds are heirlooms.
Companion planting is planting seed varieties near each other to benefit one or more of the plants. Some plants benefit each other by attracting beneficial insects, keeping away unwanted bugs. Others aid in pollination. Some plants have working relationships with each other and others have antagonistic (hostile) relationships.
Freshly Packed: These seeds are packed for the current growing season and will provide high germination rates next year as well.