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Maximillian Perennial Sunflower

Hundreds of Sunny Blooms Thrive in Heat!
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Strong, 4-7' tall stems are covered with 2-3" yellow blooms from midsummer to frost. A favorite of birds and butterflies! Long-lived plants thrive in heat, drought and even poor soil. Zones 3-9. Bareroot. Helianthus maximilliani. Full sun. Deer tend to avoid.

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Gardening Details for Maximillian Perennial Sunflower

Botanical Name: Helianthus maximilliani
Form: Herbaceous perennial
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height/Habit: 4 - 7'
Spread: 3 - 4'
Spacing: 3 - 4'
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9
Flowering Date: Mid summer to frost.
Type of Fruit: n/a
Shipping Season: Spring
Unique Characterstics: Its strong, very tall stems with the top portion covered in flowers make a bold statement wherever it's planted. Very long lived, tolerant of heat and drought, thriving in poor infertile soils. Provides good cover for birds and wildlife. Also food for birds late in the year.
Flower Color: Yellow with golden Yellow to brown centers.
Flower Form: 2 - 3" daisies.
Foliage Type: 4 - 8" long, tapering at both ends, dark green.
Resistance: good to all P & D problems
Pruning: None necessary.
Soil Requirement: Well drained and not too fertile.
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Pretty flower, blooms late Review by Joy Glass - Westminster, MD
Posted on 2014-09-15

This first year, it reached at least 7 feet. You need to stake it. I tried, but it still leaned over. Need very tall stakes. In MD, it is full of flowers mid September. Very pretty flowers.

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The easy-to-grow Maximillian Perennial Sunflower Plant is a favorite of birds and thrives in heat, drought and even poor soil. Growing to 10 feet, Helianthus maximilliani flowers may require support for optimum results. Perennial plants bearing dozens of sunny yellow blooms with golden to brown-tinted centers, these lofty lovelies are a bright addition to flower arrangements.

The Maximillian Perennial Sunflower plant makes a bold statement wherever its planted with its golden blooms atop tall stems. Also known as Helianthus maximilliani, the Maximillian Perennial Sunflower plant attracts and provides shelter for birds and adds textural and colorful interest to cut flower arrangements. As perennial plants that are extremely easy to take care of, this striking sunflower is very long-lived, drought-tolerant and even thrives in poor infertile soil.
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