Sunflower Yellow Empress
A very large, bright yellow flower up to 35cm across on a tall branching plant. Ideal as a cut flower or makes an impressive decorative garden display.
- Hardy annual
- Impressive backdrop
- Easy to grow
Sow direct where they are to grow. Firm down, water gently and keep moist through germination period.
Choose a warm, sunny, well-drained position sheltered from wind. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting. Keep free from weeds and keep well watered. Apply Yates Thrive Soluble Flower & Fruit regularly. Plants may require staking. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.
Remove spent blooms to prolong flowering. Cut flowers are best picked before they are too old.