Sunflower

Baby sunflower

This is the oldest sunflower – it’s been in the ground maybe 8 weeks (I’m guessing I planted the 2nd batch 2 weeks later) and it looks like a flower is forming. The seed packet says 12 weeks to harvest so I suppose I’m on track. It still needs a stake and I can only imagine what will happen when it grows its heavy head – I’ll need to get a crane and some pulleys I suppose.

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About Laura Rittenhouse

I'm an American-Australian author, gardener and traveller. Go to my writing website: www.laurarittenhouse.com for more. If you're trying to find my gardening blog, it's here.
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