Republished with permission from thehomesteadsurvi. These great tips of how to save gardening space by growing vertically up allows you use less ground space while growing vining plants or vegetables. For those who have plenty of room in the backyard to
My students are participating in the Great Sunflower Project. It's a project that involves planting sunflowers and dedicating 15 minutes daily to watching the plant and recording the types of bees that visit. We'll be documenting with a digital camera because these are little kids and not familiar with our native bee species.
Helianthus 'Velvet Queen' Sunflower: Annual, sun, branching, rich deep red w/ black centres; branching type & pollen-less so excellent cut flower; pinch out seedlings for +blooms, make sure the plants don't want for anything in the first weeks of growth
ProCut Brilliance Sunflower - Large, single head, pollen-free sunflowers with…
Growing Sunflowers: How to Plant, Grow, and Take Care of Sunflowers
A plant that provides beauty as well as a harvest, a sunflower is well worth planting. Here we have an extensive guide to types of sunflowers, how to grow sunflowers, diseases they may have, how to harvest them, and even a few sunflower seed recipes!