These plants are 8' and more in height when well grown and make an effective screen or background. The impressive flower heads have brown centers surrounded by yellow petals and are often 12" across. When dry, the seed heads can be cut and sold as is for wild bird food. Or spread them out under cover until seeds loosen and shatter out of the head, then package them as snack food and for baking.
Color: Brown centers surrounded by yellow petals
Seed Untreated 25 Pounds: On backorder. Estimated due week of 08-27-2018
Approximately 2,925 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 70 - 75 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 1 - 1.5 inches
Germination lighting: Dark required
Germination days: 4 - 8 days
Grow on temperature day: 55 - 60 degrees fahrenheit
Plant spread: 30 - 36 inches
Plant height: 8 -10'
Plant type: annual
Maturation days: 75 days