|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Minimum cold hardiness:||Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
|Maximum recommended zone:||Zone 9b
|Plant Height:||24-30 inches|
|Plant Spread:||12-16 inches|
|Flower Color:||Multi-Color: Yellow, orange, and russet
Other: Cherokee Sunset is a seed strain, not a clonal cultivar. There can be quite a bit of variation in the bloom - a large range of color and The form may be single, semi-double, or double.
Late summer or early fall
Suitable as Annual
|Propagation: Seeds:||Needs specific temperature: 70F
Days to germinate: 14
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow. Do not cover.
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Sow indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Harden off 2-3 days before planting out. Space plants 12-18" apart.
|lovesblooms||On February 9, 2017||Seeds sown
|lovesblooms||On April 20, 2015||Seeds germinated|
|lovesblooms||On February 1, 2015||Seeds sown
|dnrevel||On October 19, 2021||Transplanted
Small seedlings planted in CSS Project Grow garden. Fall planting.
|dnrevel||From September 3, 2021 to October 19, 2021||Seeds germinated
From seed, germinated outdoors. Summer planting.
|dnrevel||On July 21, 2021||Obtained plant
Seeds arrived from Swallowtail Garden Seeds 2021, New for 2021