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Skyscraper Sunflower
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Skyscraper Sunflower

Grows up to 12 Feet Tall

Towering heads; heavy yields! Bright yellow flowers are 14 in. across and are productive and dependable. 75 DAYS.
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$8.99

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  • Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus 'Skyscraper'
  • Height: 12 feet.
  • Spacing: Thin to 18 inches after established.
  • Depth: 1 inch deep.
  • Spread: 2 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun
  • Color: Yellow
  • Foliage: Dark green, heart-shaped leaves.
  • Blooms: Summer
  • Days To Maturity: 75 days to maturity.
  • Zone: 3 - 9.
  • Germination: 7 - 10 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Flower Form: Bright yellow flowers up to 14 inches across.
  • Soil Requirements: Sandy loamy soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 50 seeds per packet. 1 oz. is approximately 150 seeds.
  • Size: Up to 14 inches across.
  • Comments: Heat and drought tolerant. Days to maturity - 75 days. Great for bird feed and roasting. (Pick after blooming) Heavy yielder! Will do well in poor soil. Stake to support plants. Large heads attract birds. Makes a great ornamental backdrop. (very tall plant). Heat and drought tolerant.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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