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Helianthus annuus 'Indian Blanket'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Sunflower
dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
A bicolour, many petalled form with a double ring of large outer petals and sometimes fluffy petals on the inner disc, making them almost semi-double. Petals are mostly suffused with rich red but with clear lemon yellow tips. petals. Flowers are 10cm across. Freely branching stems.
Fertile neutral to slightly alkaline, moist, well-drained soil. Full sun.
Good as a cut flower
From Burpee seeds, USA