Sunflower 'Velvet Queen' (Helianthus annuus 'Velvet Queen')

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Sunflower 'Velvet Queen,' scientifically known as Helianthus annuus 'Velvet Queen,' a captivating annual that will bring a touch of royalty to your garden. Also With its rich burgundy-red petals and dark centers, this sunflower variety exudes a sense of elegance and charm. So Growing up to 5 to 7 feet tall, it forms a towering presence in flower beds and borders.

The 'Velvet Queen' Sunflower is a beacon for pollinators, attracting bees, butterflies, and birds with its abundant nectar and seeds. Ideal for sunny spots and well-drained soil, this hardy and easy-to-grow plant is perfect for cutting gardens and adding dramatic height to your landscape.

Embrace the regal beauty of Sunflower 'Velvet Queen' and create a pollinator-friendly kingdom in your garden, while basking in the splendor of its majestic blooms.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus 'Velvet Queen'
  • Height: 60-90" in
  • Life Cycle: Annual
  • Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: All
  • Non-Native Colorado Plant

    More importantly here is what you get!

    At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Sunflower 'Velvet Queen' (Helianthus annuus 'Velvet Queen') in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

    Here is why it's important

    At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Sunflower 'Velvet Queen' (Helianthus annuus 'Velvet Queen'), to support them.

    These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

    Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!

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