Dwarf sunflower "Nano Giallo a Fiore Pieno" - Helianthus annuum.
An annual ornamental plant from the Aster family, 40 cm high. It blooms from July to September. Inflorescences are densely double, yellow-orange in color, 10 cm in diameter.
Drought-resistant and thermophilic, prefers sunny areas with fertile loose soil. They are grown by direct sowing in open ground in April-May according to the scheme 30 x 40 cm, 2-3 seeds each to a depth of 2-5 cm. Seedlings tolerate frosts down to -6 ° C.
It is used for planting in flower beds, in groups, rabatkas.
Ornamental sunflower is an excellent plant for cutting and creating compositions from dried flowers.
Eng.: Common sunflower. Suom.: Auringonkukka. Sven.: Solros.