Sunflower - Wild (Helianthus annuus)

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Helianthus annuus, scientifically known as Helianthus annuus, is a captivating annual that will add a touch of beauty to your garden. Also With its bright and cheery yellow flowers and its tall, sturdy stems, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. So Growing up to 5 to 12 feet tall, it forms a stunning visual display.

Helianthus annuus is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it is well-known for its sunflower seeds, which are a favorite among birds and humans alike. Ideal for sunny gardens, wildflower meadows, and large open spaces, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.

Embrace the allure of Helianthus annuus and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the radiant beauty of these yellow flowers and the natural charm it brings to your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Lavandula angustifolia
  • Height: 3'-10'in
  • Life Cycle: Annual
  • Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 2-11
  • Non-Native Colorado Plant

    More importantly here is what you get!

    At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Sunflower -  Wild (Helianthus annuus) 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 -  Wild (Helianthus annuus), to support them.

    These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By 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!