Sunflower Seed ( Annual )
For bird feed varieties, check out Russian,
Mammoth, Peredovik and Sunseed varieties listed
New! TCB002 All Sorts Sunflower Mix
A perfect blend of sunflower varieties for the gardener wanting a large variety in a single pack of seeds. Each pack contains a blend of Sungold Tall, Autumn Beauty, Lemon Queen, Sungold Dwarf, Dwarf Sunspot, Evening Sun, Velvet Queen, Maximilian Sunflower and Large Grey Stripe. You can see photos of the individual varieties on this page.
Each 9g pack of seeds will contain 300-400 seeds.
DCM002 Peredovik Sunflower ( Black Oil Sunflower )
Frequently used in bird seed mixes and called 'black oil' sunflower seed. A fast growing sunflower producing lots of small seeds in a short period of time.
This sunflower is excellent for dove, quail and deer. It reaches a mature height of 4' to 5' after only 12 weeks. This Russian cultivator has the additional benefit of producing small, black seeds that yield more oil than most other sunflowers. Excellent bird food crop. One pound bag will cover 1,800 square feet.
1A034 Autumn Beauty
A wonderful new sunflower mixture of yellow, bronze, and red
shades with lots of bicolors, growing about 7 feet tall. Good
bird food selection. Packaged in 1/2 tablespoon size packets (
usually about 200 seeds )
TRM214 Big Smile Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Compact, fast to flower, single 6" head, golden yellow, day neutral, grows about 16" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
TRN112 Moulin Rouge ( Helianthus )
F1 Brilliant dark red, pollen free, for garden or cut, grows about 36" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
IP067 American Giant Hybrid
The tallest sunflower variety we have ever seen, American Giant can grow to up to 12-16 feet tall, with stronger stalks than other tall types, and enormous leaves. Plants are topped by 10 inch golden-yellow sunflowers. It makes an excellent background plant or tall screen. To produce the tallest plants and largest flowerheads, plant in fertile soil and provide plenty of sun and water.
75-80 days (first blooms). Skyscraper grows 12' tall with bright yellow flowers of 14" or better. After blooming, the seeds make a tasty treat or use as a natural bird feeder. One of the tallest sunflowers in the garden! Plants should be 18" apart after thinning. Large seed.
IP068 ProCut Red Hybrid
3-4" flowers are deep red with brown disks.
A unique cutting type sunflower with long stems for vase bouquets.
It took years of breeding efforts to produce this impressive red ProCut sunflower, be the first in your area to enjoy it!. Early blooms are produced on long, strong, single stems. Pollenless. Ht. 60-72".
IP069 Little Becka Hybrid
Unusual brown dwarf sunflower.
This eye-catching sunflower is early to flower and produces large quantities of flowers on full plants. Ht. 36-40".
IP070 Cherry Rose
Flowering in only 40 days, Cherry Rose is quite possibly the fastest blooming sunflower. The dazzling 3-4 inch pollen-free, cherry-red flowers are tipped in lemon-yellow, and feature a handsome, chocolate-brown cone. An excellent variety for cutting, the flowers keep coming over a long season, on branching, 4-5 foot tall plants.
IP030 Teddy Bear
Fully double flower, petals completely cover center, golden, great dwarf novelty for pots, grows about 16" tall, blooms 9 weeks from seed.
FA62 Choco Sun Sunflower ( Helianthus )
The perfect sunflower for pots and
patios! Compact for pot culture, well branched, large golden
yellow flowers with dark center, grows 12" tall and blooms in
only 6 weeks.
D3011 Double Dandy
20-24 inches tall. Unique, dwarf double red sunflower.
Base-branching and stylish plant that is pollen free, ideal
garden performance, potted plant, or cutflower.
FA42 Dwarf Sungold
This dwarf Sunflower is a favorite of home gardeners everywhere who want the delight of Sunflowers without the massive plants.
Has massive flower heads, but only grows to a maximum of 24 inches tall. This variety has massive 10 inch double blooms that are stuffed with tiny, densely-packed petals of richest golden-yellow, all the way to the center!
What an unbelievably frilly flower on the 18-24 inch sturdy stems.
Plants are somewhat drought and heat tolerant. They will flower mid-summer through fall and need little care or pruning.
TRM932 Red Hedge F1 Sunflower ( Helianthus annuus )
A new and unique sunflower. Darkest red with long lasting blooms and wild look.
4-5" flowers with petals that are rounder and darker than Chocolate. 25-36" stems are sturdier than other dark sunflowers. Flower buds can be fried and the petals used as a garnish in salads and desserts; the flavor is bittersweet. Pollenless. Height 48-58".
IP095 Earthwalker Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Mix of hot terracotta colors with red/orange/mahogany tones, dark eyes, grows about 60" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
SF065 Orange Hobbit ( Helianthus )
This little guy is loaded with intensely yellow/orange flowers on a dwarf, compact, and highly branched plant that explodes with color in your pot or garden bed. It is ideal for lining a sidewalk or filling the flower bed. Five week old plugs can easily be transplanted for early spring flowering. Makes a nice hedge plant too. You can even cut flowers from Orange Hobbit to make small bouquets for the house.
Dark center surrounded by mahogany with yellow splashed tips,
stunning, day neutral, grows about 48" tall, blooms in 6
2637 Full Sun Sunflower
40-60 inches. Excellent uniformity, well suited for
professional cutflower producers. Golden-yellow petals,
slightly longer than usual, surround purple-brown, pollen-free
centers. Performs well even under difficult growing conditions.
10 seeds per pack
2546 Giant Sungold
Wonderfully cheerful golden flower. Fully double, teddy
bear-type with blooms up to 8" across. Effective in tall
borders as a screen for late season color. Branching. Ht.
60-72". 90-110 days. 10 seeds per pack
TRM773 Incredible Solina
A breakthrough in dwarf sunflowers - single 10" flower, bright
yellow, flowers in short days, 18" tall.
3252 Irish Eyes Sunflower
A superb, long-flowering, dwarf sunflower in an attractive yellow/green color, giving masses of flowers on its many sideshoots.
These dwarf plants are loaded with multiple blooms that have golden
pointed petals with green centers. One of the best for pot
culture and cutting. Plants grow 24-30" tall. 60 days 10 seeds
FS392 Italian White
An heirloom variety that bears profusions of 4" ivory white
blooms with a deep chocolate eye. Flowers make excellent cut
flowers. Grows 4 ft. tall.
TRM216 Jade Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Pollen free F1, 4" unique white with tinge of lime, well branched, matures 55 days, grows about 48" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
FA40 Kong F1 Sunflower (
A most unusual giant sunflower, Kong will
bear many large blooms closely set on the top of each stalk. It
will grow 8 to 10 feet high and can be used as a very unique
cut flower or as a show-stopping hedge.
2530 Maximillian Sunflower
Tender Perennial. Summer sunshine for late fall. As tough as it
is beautiful, Maximillian blooms from August to frost. Masses
of 3" yellow-gold blooms produced along stout, hairy stems.
Excellent for back borders. This is the wild species. Ht.
55 Days, 24 inches tall. Ideal as pot, container and bedding
plant, and is one of the first pollen free type for these
conditions. Being pollen free means a longer flower life and no
mess compared to other standard varieties. Flowers are yellow
with a green center.
TRM208 Music Box Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Fleuroselect, 5" flower in red to yellow tones, black eye, sturdy stems, great cut flower, grows about 28" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
2614 Pacino Cola
Golden yellow petals, deep brown center. Dwarf sunflower for
pot or garden, well branched, 4" head, day neutral, about 12
2372 Peach Passion
Petite, peach colored blooms on long stems are ideal for arrangements. Flowers average 2-4" across. Day-length neutral. A unique color addition to any
cut flower garden or border.
IP102 Prado Red Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Mid height, small velvety red flowers with brown center, pollen free, grows about 48" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
TRM210 Ring of Fire Sunflower ( Helianthus )
AAS, Fleuroselect, petals dark red with yellow tips, 6" flower with dark center, well branched, long side stems, excellent cut, day neutral, grows about 48" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
1A240 Russian Mammoth
Single, huge flower head with thin shelled, striped, meaty
seeds in 80 days.
Russian Mammoth is an heirloom variety, growing 8 to 10 feet
tall, with huge yellow-petaled faces growing anywhere from 8 to
14 inches wide, each boasting a huge brown-black center stuffed
If you love Sunflower seeds fresh from the garden -- or if
you'd like to attract the birds that feast on these delectable
treats -- Russian Mammoth is the Sunflower you should grow.
This is a very heat- and drought-resistant variety, having
stood the test of time for generations. You will love the ease
with which is grows and blooms. And you'll also love the
nutrition found in every seed. Did you know that sunflower
seeds are 24% protein -- richer in that mineral than any other
food except egg yolks and liver? And it also contains other
minerals, vitamins, and essential acids. Talk about a healthy
TRM206 Sunny Smile Sunflower ( Helianthus )
Excellent dwarf sunflower for patio pots and windowsills. Wonderful gift plant for friends. F1 Pollenless, well branched, dwarf, dark center, 5" golden yellow, grows about 12" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
BN06 Sunrich Lemon Summer
Like Sunrich Lemon but a week earlier to flower, slightly shorter. Ht. 36". 45 days.
TRM688 Sunrich Orange
Back after long absence, pollenless, medium size orange flowers, dark brown center. Ht. 36". 45 days.
Here is a classic Sunflower, with big 10-inch nodding heads stuffed with seeds. It is perched atop erect, child-size bushes only 2 1/2 feet tall. The vibrant, golden-yellow petals surround golden-brown centers filled with seeds.
Mature heads yield a bounty of delectable seeds for birds- and for people, also.
This sunflower is ideal for hedges, screens or as a background. It is also very easy to grow and it can be direct sown into your sunny garden.
FA16 Titan Sunflower
One of the tallest-growing, biggest-headed and largest seeded
varieties available to gardeners. This is the one for
impressing your neighbors and winning awards at county fairs. A
very uniform and much improved strain of "Uniflorus Giganteus".
Grow your own backyard giant this year; plants can grow 12'
tall with large yellow heads reaching 18-24" across! Excellent
bird and wildlife feed. Large seeds. 75 days
TRM207 Valentine Sunflower ( Helianthus )
One of our favorites for cut flowers. Basal branched, long stemmed, 6" lemon with black disk, 2 week vase life, grows about 40" tall, blooms 11 weeks from seed.
FL410 Vanilla Ice
An heirloom variety that features a profusion of 4" blooms in a
range of ivory white to creamy primrose yellow. Features a deep
chocolate eye. Excellent cut flower specimen.
2533 Velvet Queen
Velvety, 5" blooms are burgundy, mahogany, chestnut-red, and
bronze with dark centers. Well-branched, free-flowering plants
with strong stems. Ideal for borders or cut flowers. Ht. 60".
90-110 days. 10 seeds per pack
FA39 Zohar Sunflower (
The seed of this brand new Sunflower is
organically produced. Crisp, clean orange-gold petals and dark
disk. Closest comparisons are Sunrich Orange and Pro Cut
Orange. It is pollenless, and single stemmed. Perfect for
commercial cut flower production. Flower diameter is
approximately 4-6”, can get to 7-8” if plants are
spaced further apart. Plant height is 3-4 ft. Average Maturity:
40-50 days for cutting when 1-2 petals start to show. 50-55
days for full maturation.
New! Jim's Plant Growth Stimulator for Sunflowers.
Jim has developed this product through years of testing on his
farms. This natural, environmentally safe solution will produce
amazing results, producing vigorous plants and larger flower
heads. We highly recommend you do you own trial test ( i.e.
spray one plant with solution, next to a plant not sprayed with
solution over the length of a growing season ) to fully
appreciate how effective this product is.
This is a two part water soluble product that should be mixed
14.75cc of each part ( we provide measuring spoon with solution } to one gallon of water and sprayed onto the foliage of the
sunflower plants. It contains Food
( produced by nature )
( a natural plant
growth hormone ), B1 and other plant
vitamins, plant hormones
, ( made from natural sources )
(B), Copper (Cu), Iron (Fe), Manganese (Mn), Molybdenum (Mo),
Sulfur (S) and Zinc (Zn) plus a natural detergent based
"sticker" that makes the product stick to the leaves until
absorbed by the plant.
This mix will make 16 gallons of solution.