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A genuine heat lover, Mexican sunflower sets the dog days of summer ablaze with sizzling orange flowers. A large and imposing plant for the back of the border. Tolerates infertile soil, drought and neglect. Read more: https://www.botanicalinterests.com/product/mexican-sunflower-torch-heirloom-seeds/

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Mexican Sunflower- Nectar Flower Favorite for Monarchs

From Florida to Minnesota, the bright orange blooms of Mexican sunflowers are a favorite lnectar source for magnificent monarch butterflies. More photos, video, info, and seeds...

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Tithonia, Sundance, also known as Mexican Sunflower is so easy to grow from seed. They add so much color to the garden and stand out because they are tall. Be careful when cutting them for flower arrangements; their necks are somewhat fragile. I like to couple them with Blue Delphiniums or something purple and spectacular.

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from Better Homes and Gardens

Butterfly Bush and other Top Plants for Your Butterfly Garden

Mexican Sunflower This plant is big and bold -- and perfect for butterflies. Enjoy this easy-care annual's nonstop display of big orange flowers all summer long. Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 6 feet tall and 1 foot wide Zones: Annual Grow it with: South American verbena; the plants look amazing together and like the same growing conditions.

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Mexican Sunflower- Nectar Flower Favorite for Monarchs

Mexican Sunflowers get Monarchs in the Mood for More Garden Visits- a Top 5 Butterfly Garden Plant.

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Mexican Sunflower- Nectar Flower Favorite for Monarchs

It's not unusual to see multiple monarchs feasting on the nectar-rich blooms of Mexican sunflowers....a must have annual for a successful butterfly garden!

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