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We ship this item in Fall.
LightSun to Part Shade
Zone3 to 9
Bloom TimeMidsummer to Fall
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionSpread summertime cheer with a multitude of sunny blooms! Strong stems, reaching up to a towering 7' tall, are covered in tons of bright yellow, 2–3" sunflowers. Maximillian is an easy-going addition to sun-soaked landscapes—it grows quickly and naturalizes well, thriving in heat, drought and poor soil conditions. Blooming from midsummer all the way to frost, it also provides plenty of food for birds and butterflies. Helianthus maximilliani
- Botanical NameHelianthus maximilliani
- Hardiness Zone3 to 9
- Flowering TimeJuly - September
- Light RequirementsFull Sun
- Flower ColorBright yellow sunflower
- Flower FormA brown disc surrounded by bright yellow florets. Flowers are 2-3" in diameter.
- Foliage TypeLance-shaped leaves are narrow and pointed
- Growth RateFast
- Spread24 - 36 inches
- Planting InstructionsPlant just below soil level and 24-36" apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningNot needed
Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.
At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/17 - 12/16/17 6AB - 7AB 8/22/17 - 12/16/17 8AB - 13AB 8/29/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
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