Annual. Single stem giant sunflowers in miniature have alluring blooms up to 10 inches in diameter. A conversation piece that has unusual and eye-catching charm. Seedheads attract multitudes of birds. Easy to grow.
After all danger of frost, sow in open ground well exposed. Cover with 1 inch of soil. When plants are 4 inches high, thin. Need lots of water. Beautiful grown in containers on a balcony or patio. If grown in containers, some feeding is useful.