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Tithonia rotundiflora ‘Torch’

Luxurious, orange flowers with petals of plush velvet for autumn picking. This remains one of my favourite summer and autumn flowers.
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50 seeds

5 seedlings

10 seedlings

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Half-Hardy Annual
Position
Cutting Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
July - October
Height
1.8m (6ft)
Group/Species
rotundiflora
Common name
Mexican Sunflower
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)

Description

Luxurious, orange flowers with petals of plush velvet for autumn picking. This remains one of my favourite summer and autumn flowers. Plant and arrange it with black dahlias.

Care Tips

May need staking. Dig in plenty of organic matter to the area to which it will be planted.