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I’m addicted to this trio of long-flowering cut flowers and garden filler annuals. Including a climber, a front of border filler and a statuesque back of border sunflower and all in the best warm, soft colour palette. I absolutely love this and passionately recommend you grow all three.

This collection contains 1 seed packet each of:
Genus Helianthus, Rudbeckia, Thunbergia
Group/Species alata, annuus, hirta
Variety African Sunset, ProCut Plum, Sahara
Type Half-Hardy Annual, Hardy Annual, Tender Perennial Climber (grown as a Half-Hardy Annual)
Common Name Black-Eyed Susan, Coneflower, Sunflower
Border Position Back, Climber, Container, Middle
Soil Type Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 60cm-180cm (2ft-5ft 11in)
Spacing 15-30cm (6-12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover in spring and plant out after the last frosts, prefers a sheltered sunny spot with moist but well-drained soil. May also be grown in containers.
Care Tips Provide support for the thunbergia to climb and stake the helianthus to tie into as it grows. Deadhead rudbeckia to prolong flowering.
Flowering July - October (or until the first frosts)
Harvesting Flower production: 3-4 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest

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