How to Grow Sunflowers and What to Avoid | Empress of Dirt
Ready to plant sunflowers? Find out the best time to sow the seeds, how much sun they need, right soil type, good and bad companion plants, plus care and harvest tips.
Guide to Growing Sunflowers
Covers planting and thinning sunflower seeds; common problems, pests and diseases; how sunflowers are pollinated; how to choose varieties; and how to harvest sunflower seeds. Thorough, organized for easy reading, and gorgeous photos.
How to Plant & Grow Cut Sunflowers to Sell
The past two summers, we've planted sunflowers in our yard and sold them at the end of our driveway. The first year, it was my brother who ...
How to Make a Sunflower Garden
How to Make a Sunflower Garden. When most people think of sunflowers (Helianthus spp.), they probably picture the common sunflower (H. annuus), recognized for its tall stalks and broad, heavy flowers that bear seeds. While this species alone includes dozens of cultivars, there are about 38 species of sunflowers, which ...
How to Collect Gazania Seeds
Known as the African Daisy or Treasure Flower, Gazania (Gazania ringens) are members of the aster family that are native to South Africa. With cheery daisy-like blooms that close up in dim light, gazania range in colors from bright yellow, orange and red, to pink and white.
How to Plant Sunflowers - How To Plant
Also called helianthus annuus, a sunflower is a beautiful plant known for its beautiful appearance, pleasant smell and bright color. By learning how to plant sunflowers, people can find out more about the various colors, shapes and sizes of these wonderful plants. Furthermore, learning this skill is a relatively easy task.