Deep yellow, thick fuzzy looking miniature flowers 70-120mm. Plant 50cm to 1m. Multiple flower heads, good cut flower.
Originally from Peru, Mexico and North America. Grow in warm months. Great if you can get the kernels out but even better to sprout the seeds. Produces high quality oil. Attractive in the garden. Best in light well drained soil, does well in hot dry times. Sow after frost. 7-15 seeds per gram