Phlox Garden Candy™ Series

Helianthus x multiflorus Garden Candy™ 'Sunshine Daydream'

Perennial Sunflower

Helianthus x multiflorus Garden Candyª ÔSunshine DaydreamÕ

Photo Credit: Stonehouse Nursery

Helianthus x multiflorus Garden Candyª ÔSunshine DaydreamÕ

Photo Credit: Stonehouse Nursery

Helianthus x multiflorus Garden Candyª ÔSunshine DaydreamÕ

Photo Credit: Stonehouse Nursery


Helianthus x multiflorus Garden Candy™ 'Sunshine Daydream'

Perennial Sunflower

Cheerful golden yellow flowers are completely double and fully rounded, resembling small dahlias. Expect continuous blooms for months held aloft on strong stems above deep green, mildew-resistant foliage. An excellent filler for the middle of the border and great cut flower. Introduced by: North Creek Nurseries

Plant Details

  • Zone: 4 - 8
  • Height: 5-6'
  • Spread: 2-4'
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Soil Moisture: High Water Needs, Low Water Needs, Moderate Water Needs
  • Drought tolerant: No
  • Bloom time: Early Fall, Late Summer, Midsummer
  • Foliage Color: Green Shades
  • Flower Color: Yellow-Gold Shades
  • Fragrant: No
  • Good Cut Flower: Yes
  • Native: Nativar
  • Deer resistant: No
  • Rabbit resistant: No
  • Bee-friendly: No
  • Attracts butterflies: Yes
  • Attracts hummingbirds: No
  • Groundcover: No
  • Roy Diblik Favorite: No

Plant Details

  • Zone: 4 - 8
  • Height: 5-6'
  • Spread: 2-4'
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Soil Moisture: High Water Needs, Low Water Needs, Moderate Water Needs
  • Drought tolerant: No
  • Bloom time: Early Fall, Late Summer, Midsummer
  • Foliage Color: Green Shades
  • Flower Color: Yellow-Gold Shades
  • Fragrant: No
  • Good Cut Flower: Yes
  • Native: Nativar
  • Bee-friendly: No
  • Deer resistant: No
  • Rabbit resistant: No
  • Attracts butterflies: Yes
  • Attracts hummingbirds: No
  • Groundcover: No
  • Roy Diblik Favorite: No

Grower Information

  • PowerPlug Size(s): 32s
  • Optimal Planting Time: Spring
  • Retail Sales Window: Summer
  • Moisture in Production: Average
  • Requires Shade in Production: No
  • Vernalization Required for Bloom: No
  • Vernalization Beneficial: Yes