7 Sunflowers We Love
This is the first sunflower to win an All-America Selections award. Sturdy stems support lots -- up to 25 flowers per plant -- of 4- to 6-inch-diameter bright orange blooms for summer-long bouquets.
Can't find the seeds you're looking for? Some mail-order options:
Johnny's Selected Seeds (877/564-6697; johnnyseeds.com)
Pinetree Garden Seeds (207/926-3400; superseeds.com)
Renee's Garden (888/880-7228; reneesgarden.com)