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In this delightful range of sunflower seeds you'll find annual and perennial varieties in all sorts of colours - bright yellow, claret red, green and white. The various sunflowers listed here will grow from 45cm to 3m, depending on the variety you choose! Birds love to eat the seeds, so grow some sunflowers near your house and watch the birds feed in the autumn.
Sunflower 'Mongolian Giant'
Fun to grow, producing flower heads up to 45cm (18in) across with individual seeds up to 3½cm (1½in) long. As well as producing large yellow flower heads, Sunflower Mongolian Giant will be the envy of your neighbours as it grows up to 420cm (14ft) tall.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.
Companion planting: Try growing sunflowers with chives to deter aphids.
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Sunflower 'Colossus' - Part of the Alan Titchmarsh Collection
Show off to the neighbours or have a bit of fun with the children or grandchildren, growing a giant sunflower. The eye-catching huge yellow flowers of Sunflower 'Colossus' are up to 30cm (12") in diameter and stand proudly aloft tall stems. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 60cm (24").
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