Tithonia Yellow Torch Mexican Sunflower
The buff yellow version of this well-known flower continues to attract butterflies and bees throughout the summer and into the fall.
Very drought resistant plants produce sturdy stems of flowers perfect for cutting.
Planting time - late spring
Height - 3-4 feet
Germinates in - 10-15 days depending on soil and weather conditions. Cool wet weather will delay germination.
Sowing Depth - 1/2 inch
Seed spacing - 6-10 inches
Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches high, thin to 24 inches apart.
Net weight 340 MG