Easy-to-grow native perennial
Produces loads of large, yellow flowers
Drought and heat tolerant
Grows 3-10 ft. tall
Withstands poor soils and intense heat—churns out large yellow flowers from midsummer on. Achieves show-stopping height, 3-10 ft. tall. Thrives in full sun.
This plant attracts butterflies.
Helianthus annuus ‘Maximillian’
Height: 5 – 6 Feet
Depth:Plant just below soil level
Spread:24 – 36″
Light Required:Full Sun
Color: Soft yellow sunflower
Blooms: Mid Summer, Late Summer, Fall
Flower Form: A brown disc surrounded by soft yellow florets. Flowers are 2-3″ in diameter.
Soil Requirements: Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Growth Rate: Fast
Pruning: Not needed
Foliage: Lance-shaped leaves are narrow and pointed