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Helianthus annuus 'Soraya' /Ruby Moon Sunflower

Helianthus annuus 'Soraya'  / Helianthus annuus 'Soraya'
Unique coloring for a sunflower
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Unique coloring for a sunflower

Summer flowering

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Scientific Name: Helianthus annuus 'Soraya'
Common Name: Ruby Moon Sunflower
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Orange
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: Each plant produces a large number of flowers that are 4-6 inches across and are suitable for cut flowers. Birds and wildlife benefit from the seeds it produces. Easy to grow and does not tend to fall over with wind and heavy rain.