Sunflower 'Red Sun'
Red Sun is a variety of Sunflower which is a member of the Helianthus family. Its botanical name is Helianthus annuus 'Red Sun'. This variety is an Flower that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Red Sun is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
Red Sun Sunflower is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Sunflower 'Red Sun'
Growing Red Sun from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Red Sun about 21 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Red Sun
Harvesting Red Sun
Sunflower 'Red Sun' information
How long does Red Sun take to grow?
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When should I sow Red Sun?
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Popular varieties of Sunflower
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