Sunflower Giant Russian


GENUS: Helianthus SPECIES: annus


Heritage Status: New Zealand
Number of Seeds: 30

Description: Annual | 2m. Vegetable companion. Giant Russian is the classic, large headed, large seeded, golden flowered, tall growing sunflower. It was bred in Russia by the peasants for it’s large seeds, as a staple food.

Planting Instructions: Sow in seed trays in Spring, prick out to 2.5cm diagonal spacing and transplant when 6-10cm high at 40cm diagonal spacing.