Seeds of Hope
- Davis Art Center
1919 F. Street; Davis, CA
- All Things Right and Relevant
This year’s sunflower seed packet incorporates "The Great
Sunflower by 7 year old artist, Issak Johnson-Underwood from
NAMI-Yolo raises funds and
mental illness awareness by selling special "Seeds of Hope"
sunflower seed packets for a $3 donation per packet or 2 for $5.
We are selling Sunflower Seeds known for
their ability for tall growth, that can grow up to 16' in
height and beyond.
Thanks to a generous donation by Tom Heaton
Height: Up to 16ft and beyond.
Head Type: Generally single-head
Head Diameter: 10" (30cm)
Maturity: 70 days
These sunflower seeds were developed by Woodland plant geneticist
Dr. Tom Heaton, the world’s foremost sunflower breeder.
been breeding sunflowers for 30 years and has revolutionized the
market by introducing a dazzling array of new sunflower forms and
colors to the seed trade. American Giant Hybrid can grow
to 16+ feet and has very large seed heads.
"If this sunflower was any taller, you would need a flashing
light on top of it to warn passing airplanes! Not only is this one
of the tallest sunflowers that we have seen, it has the stalk to
support it. The 10 inch golden blooms sit atop plants that can reach
16 ft and above."
Photos and more about the American Giant Sunflower