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botanical name:
Tithonia rotundifolia 'Goldfinger'
Tithonia rotundifolia 'Goldfinger' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Mexican Sunflower
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 10 to 10
Robust, compact, half-hardy annual with branching stems and large, triangular, occasionally lobed, toothed leaves, hairy underneath. Vivid deep orange flowers from late summer to autumn.

Well drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Dislikes cool conditions.

Annual borders. Also good for cutting.

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