Tithonia Torch Mexican Sunflower

Tithonia Torch Mexican Sunflower
Item# FS-2082
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Product Description

Mexican Sunflower - Tithonia Torch, Tithonia rotundifolia.


This heat-resistant, drought tolerant variety produces a bushy hedge that blooms with bright orange flowers by mid-summer. Makes an ideal hedge or border that is excellent for cutting.

As the name implies, Mexican Sunflowers require plenty of sunshine. Plants will withstand drought conditions which may stunt growth. Keep blossoms picked for best results.

Planting time - early to mid-spring

Height - 3-4 feet

Germinates in - 7-10 days

Sowing Depth - 1/2 inch

Row spacing - 24 inches

Seed spacing - 3-6 inches

Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches tall thin to 24 inches apart.

Net weight 340 MG (Estimated 35 seeds)