TITHONIA TORCH Tithonia rotundifolia, rotundiflora
Huge, vivid orange dahlia-like flowers up to 9 cm (3.5″) across are produced in abundance throughout the entire summer! An eye-catcher that is a useful cut flower and attractive to butterflies. Grows quickly to form a large blooming plant in one season! Easy to grow.
Type: Tender perennial grown as an annual (zones 9-11 for perennial)
Height: 75-100 cm (30-36″) or taller
Seeds per pack: 10
Germination: These seeds are easy to germinate and grow. Sow the seeds just below the surface of the soil, and water in. Be sure to keep them moist for the entire germination process. The seeds can be started 4-6 weeks before the last frost date in your area.