Tithonia rotundifolia-Mexican Sunflower. In Fargo and Dickinson these have typically taken until mid-July to start blooming. They are nice, bushy plants though, and once they start flowering are quite attractive.

Fargo Dickinson
July 24 September 1 July 12 August 26 Comments
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Aztec Sun-Pk 12-14" 6-10" falling 20-24" -- -- -- -- Fargo - Gold; Only 2 of 6 plants survived the June flood, these never did very well

Dickinson - Not tested
Fiesta del Sol- Ben, AAS(00) 4-12 4-10 8-15 10-15 10-12" 10-12" 24-30" 20-24" F - Orange; Lacked uniformity and slower to bloom than normal

D - Plants not blooming in July but were doing alright in August