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Each year me and my little boy plant giant sunflower seeds and compete to see who can grow the tallest (he always wins!).
This year I'd also like to plant a couple of alternate varieties as well, perhaps something a different colour. Can anyone recommend any varieties that have grown well for them please?
Valentine is lovely Leadfarmer
Last year I
grew some sunflowers saved from a lovely rogue one that grew in amongst my Valentines.If you would like some of my saved seed please let me know
Pam LL x
This is Valentine
Well thats a very kind offer lilylouise, and is very much appreciated .
And Valentine does look a lovely colour doesnt it. I shall message you my address.
I bought a pack called Vincent's Mixture, which had lots of surprises as well as some conventional coloured ones. Here are two :
Vincents Mixture look good, thanks.
Grown Little leo many times - very nice small compact plants with many flower heads per bush. Ideal for cutting for indoor flower displays if one wishes to do that.
lilylouise, I received your parcel today and Ive sent you a private message. Many thanks
Hi there LeadFarmer, is it possible to try some of your sunflower seeds, they look fabulous. thans. Sue
Susan, its lilylouise that has the seeds.
Black Magic every time for me, I'm growing them again this year grow about 3 feet