Chocolate Cherry Sunflower is a 6-7 foot branching variety that blooms with dark chocolate centers surrounded by a ring of cherry/burgundy petals. Blooms are 5-8 inches across and are long lasting if cut early. Established plants are drought tolerant. 80-90 days.
Annual. 800 seeds/oz. 10-14 days, 68-86ºF.
Plant in full sun, tolerant of poor soil but needs regular fertilization for the best blooming.
Direct seed, seedlings do not transplant well.