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Torg22Torg22 Posts: 302

I'm growing a few large giant sunflowers and all have 1 head forming apart from one that has 10 on one plant?!?! Is that normal behaviour?  

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  • Kitty 2Kitty 2 ManchesterPosts: 5,150

    I only grow the dwarf ones Torg, it's too windy for the giants in my garden image.  I think some varieties are multi-headed though.  Maybe a rouge seed in the packet?

  • soulboysoulboy Posts: 429

    There are many sunflower varieties that are multi-headed.

  • ClaringtonClarington Posts: 4,949

    I've got three sunflowers growing in  my garden that have fallen from the bird feeder. 

    Two have one head; the other has six heads. 

    No idea what the seed mix is as of course they were meant for eating but it's quite exciting to watch them form!

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