Peaceful Valley Mexican Sunflower Torch Description
USDA Zones 3-10
Native to Mexico
Open pollinated. A large, spectacular member of the aster family with striking orange blooms on velvety green stems. It attracts butterflies, grows well in the summer heat, and reaches a height of 5'.
Blooms in summer to fall
Attracts bees, butterflies, and beneficial insects
Adaptable to various soil types
Plant after last frost. Scatter sow on surface approximately 1' apart. When plants reach 3" tall thin to 24" apart.
Plant in spring
Planting depth 1/4"
Days to germinate 7-14
Plant height 3-5'