Sunflower 'Ms Mars' Seeds
Helianthus annuus, 'Ms Mars'
bold purple to rosy pink petals.
A stunning variety that showcases bold purple to rosy-pink petals with contrasting cream tips and deep chocolate centres. These vibrant sunflowers are perfect for adding a pop of colour to your garden or pots. With their stout, branching stems and long blooming period, Sunflower Ms Mars will provide a lively and cheerful display all season long.
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why it's special:
- A stout branching variety with multiple flowers.
- Blooming into late summer.
- Attracts bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects.
when to sow
when to harvest
About Sunflower 'Ms Mars'
The sunflowers have a striking appearance with leaves and stems displaying shades of dark red to purple. The plants are dwarfish, branching out vigorously with dark green foliage. The flowers possess ray petals coloured in merlot transitioning to a lovely pink shade.
In The Records
The sunflower has its roots in North America and was initially cultivated as a crop by indigenous tribes around 4,500 years ago. These tribes refined the sunflower from its original bushy, multi-headed variety to a single-stemmed plant that bore a large flower.
|Features||Pollinator friendly, perfect for pots, great cut flowers and most light conditions|
|Locations||Balconies, terraces, containers and garden beds|
|Effort Level||Looks after itself|
|Botanical Name||Helianthus annuus 'Ms Mars'|
|Other Names||Helianthus annuus 'Ms Mars'|
|Pot Size||40 cm|
|Pet/Baby Safe||Pet + Baby safe|
|Number of Seeds||20|
|Sowing Tips||Sow 4 seeds per hole in damp well drained soil and cover. Place in a warm, sunny spot whilst they germinate.|
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