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Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Posted by timmons 67212 (My Page) on
Sun, May 6, 12 at 22:19

Since nobody else is bothering to post much I will show my giant sun flowers...

Here is late in April when they are small:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0llAVEwPP8

Here they are now:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n796FiO9X1w


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Nice start. What part of the country/ zone do you live in?


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

South Central Kansas - Zone 6b


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

I attempted to grow some Mammoth Sunflowers last year and failed. It just got to hot and dry. I also think I didn't prepare the soil well enough.

Good luck and keep us updated.


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Here is an update for 5/19/2012

Here is a link that might be useful: Youtube Video


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

They are looking great! I'll have to check out the sunzilla seeds and try going them sometime. Keep us posted!


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Here is a June 1st update. See the link.

Here is a link that might be useful: Video Update


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Here is another update! Most of the flowers are open now. They are growing new sets of leafs and buds along the stems now.

Here is a link that might be useful: June 5th Video Update


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Really, really nice. Be sure to post another pic when the others open.

I've got two Mammoths going, no flower yet but they are abut 6' high.


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

Here they are going to seed.

Here is a link that might be useful: Video Update


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RE: Status of my Giant Sunflowers

can we start sunflower seed inside and how early


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