A unique addition to your flower bed, these bright yellow puffball blossoms will give you a warm, fuzzy feeling! 'Teddy Bear' produces many 4"–6" flowers on a 24"–36" tall plant, multi-branching plant; beautiful as a short hedge or cut flower. Great for kids to grow due to the large seed and fast growth. Drought tolerant once established. Non-fussy plant blooms until fall.
Teddy Bear Dwarf Sunflower Seeds
Botanical Name: Helianthus annuus
Native: North America
Plant Dimensions: 36" tall, 12"–24" wide
Variety Information: 4"–6" double, golden-yellow flowers resemble huge chrysanthemums.
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant, Good for Containers, Heat Tolerant
When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. Sunflowers are senstive to root disturbance; sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly in the ground.
Days to Emerge: 10–15 days
Seed Depth: ¼"–½"
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 6"–9"
Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 6"–9"