Tithonia Torch – Mexican Sunflower
- 60 seeds
- Open pollinated
- Distance between plants – 12-18″
- Distance between rows – 24-36″
- Full sun
- Water every 2-3 days
- Days to maturity – 75 days
- Days to germination – 7-10 days
- Height – 4-5′
- Tithonia rotundiflora
Grown on the farm, this incredibly beautiful flower attracts monarch butterflies and does not require alot of attention or water. The original seeds come from Siskiyou Seeds in Williams, Oregon.
Sow: Direct sow after last frost in loose soil 1’’ deep
Harvest: When in bloom, Seeds : when head bends over and flower petals are gone.