Sunflower Bambino produces dwarf, single, lemon yellow medium sized flowers with dark centres. This is a non-branchig variety which can reach a height of 40cm (16") which makes them the ideal choice for using as cut flowers, containers or borders.
Pack size: 25 Seeds
WHEN TO SOW
April to May
WHERE TO SOW
Sow seed thinly, 12mm (1/2") deep in drills 45cm (18") apart in well cultivated soil raked to a fine tilth. Germination usually takes 15-21 days.
WHAT TO DO NEXT
When large enough to handle, thin to 45cm (18") apart.
FOR EARLIER SOWINGS
Sow indoors, individually in 7.5cm (3") pots at 20-25°C (68-77°F). When well grown, gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out after all risk of frost in a well drained soil in full sun.
July to August.
Dead head regularly to encourage continuous flowering.