Sunflowers are also great for kids. The seeds are big and easy to handle, and they require minimal attention. Kids like to grow big things, so a sunflower fits the bill. The end product is not only eye appealing, but makes a great snack. We put Sunflowers, along with pumpkins, as the top two plants for kids to grow!
Teddy Bear Sunflower:
Sunflower Teddy Bear
Soft, fluffy, cushion-like flowers on shorter bushy plants.
Golden yellow fully double 6in. blooms, well-suited for mild borders, containers and bouquets. Uniform bush-like plants flower mid-summer on. Annual. Ht.2ft. GARDEN HINTS: Ripe heads are attractive to birds. Cultivate or mulch to control weeds.
Days to Germination: 7-14
20 Seeds, 750 mg