Common Tall Sunflower

Helianthus nuttalli

Light Conditions: Sun
Soil Conditions: Moist
Exposure Conditions: Moderate
Size: 24-60"
Bloom Period: July to September
Bloom Colour: Yellow
Growth Habit: Fast to Aggressive
Spreads By: Seed and Rhizomes

Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time


Attractive Seed Heads
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

Seed Price: $4.00
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Plug Price: $4.50
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Helianthus nuttalli (Common Tall Sunflower) Helianthus nuttalli (Common Tall Sunflower)

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Description: This perennial sunflower likes moist sunny spaces and will spread by rhizomes making it great for large gardens, acreages and naturalized landscapes. Bright sunny flowers are 3-4.5" wide and bloom in late summer. Sunflowers are a favorite of birds and will bring lots of action into your space.

Found in Nature: Moist meadows, ditches and open wooded areas.

Distribution: Foothill and Montane

Notes: Potted Stock is available for pick-up customers.

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.