Sunflowers have big, daisy-like flower faces of bright yellow petals
and brown centers that ripen into heavy heads filled with seeds.
The Sunflower is a good bee plant, as it furnishes hive bees with large quantities of wax and nectar. Sunflower honey is delicious.Traditionally, several Native American groups planted sunflowers on the north edges of their gardens as a "fourth sister" to the better known three sisters combination of corn, beans, and squash. Helianthus annuus W,H/Matures 12/Harvest 10-40/Yield 2.5-10 (shelled)/ Spacing 24" (for compost 9")