Botanical Name: Tithonia rotundifolia
Native: Mexico and Central America
Plant Dimensions: 4’–6′ tall
Variety Information: 3″ wide, fiery orange, daisy-like flowers with golden centers.
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 10–15 days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 24″
Thinning: When 2″–3″ tall, thin to 1 every 24″