Moulin Rouge Sunflower

Sunflower, Rouge Royal

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Helianthus annuus. Annual. Hybrid. 100 days. 6'.

Rouge Royal Sunflower (formerly known as Moulin Rouge); stunning red pollen free blooms produced on dark branching stems. Excellent for borders or cutting.

Planting DirectionsSow seed indoors in sterile seed starting medium with a soil temperature of 75°  to 85°. Plant seed ¼” deep. Direct sow in the garden after your last frost when the soil has warmed considerably.  Soil should worked thoroughly and well fertilized with either rich compost or a good general garden fertilizer. Space plants to stand 24-30” apart. Harvest for cut flowers when rays begin to open.   For seed heads cut with stalks attached and hang to dry.  Remove seed when thoroughly dry.  Excellent for birds.