How to: Grow sunflowers - Part 2


What you'll need:

  • Watering can
  • Small sticks
  • Garden twine
  • Scissors
  • Watering can

Step 1
Keep your sunflower seedlings in a cool, light and frost-free place as they begin to grow – a porch is ideal.

Step 2
Support the sunflower stems with sticks as they get taller. Use garden twine to loosely tie them in place.

Step 3
Water the sunflowers regularly, making sure the compost never dries out (although it shouldn’t be saturated).

Step 4
Put the plants outside on mild days to get them used to outdoor conditions.