Sunflower Seeds - Taiyo

Sunflower Seeds - Taiyo

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $11.59
1/4 Pound $26.29 43% Savings
1 Pound $57.79 ($3.61/ounce) 69% Savings
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  • After tulips, the most photographed flowers on Instagram with gorgeous gold petals
  • Annual; A beautiful variation on the traditional sunflower
  • Great for cut flower use
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height Up to 62 inches
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Edible
Use Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor

About Sunflower Seeds - Taiyo

Helianthus annuus

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Comb Flower Taiyo, Golden Flower Of Peru Taiyo, St Bartholomew's Star Taiyo

An interesting and unique large-head variety of Sunflowers, Taiyo features distinctive rings within its large, dark center, fringed by traditional yellow petals. Taiyo Sunflower blooms create a fun "bulls-eye" effect that can be enjoyed both in the garden and in cut flower arrangements.

Sunflowers are generally easy to grow and, you guessed it, love the sun! Plant in a full sun location with well draining soil and enjoy a beautiful summertime display!

Planting Information

Planting Sunflower Seeds - Taiyo

Planting Season Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 8 to 12 inches
Plant Height Up to 62 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
View our Sunflower Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 91 Up to 10 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 861 Up to 30 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 3,444 Up to 125 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 13,776 Up to 500 Sq. Ft