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Silverleaf Sunflower

Helianthus argophyllus

Silverleaf Sunflower is a plant which belongs to the Helianthus genus. The origin of this plant's scientific name epithet (argophyllus) means 'with silvery leaves'.

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How to grow Silverleaf Sunflower

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Growing Silverleaf Sunflower from seed

Transplanting Silverleaf Sunflower

Common Silverleaf Sunflower problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Silverleaf Sunflower plants:

Silverleaf Sunflower Etymology

The botanical epithet is from the Latin argophyllus meaning “with silvery leaves” The botanical epithet is from the Latin helianthus meaning “sun-flower”

Other names for Silverleaf Sunflower

Helianthus argophyllus Torr. & A. Gray

Silverleaf Sunflower care instructions

How long does Silverleaf Sunflower take to grow?

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Popular varieties of Silverleaf Sunflower

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