Sunflower Microgreen Seed Highlights
- Germination: 2 to 3 days
- Soak: Yes, 18 to 24 hours
- Harvest: 8 to 12 days
- Flavor: Nutty flavor with a crunchy texture. A great topping.
- Rich Nutrients: Vitamins A, B complexes, D, and E, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and phosphorus
These sunflower microgreen seeds are Organic and Non-GMO.
Sunflower microgreens are easy to grow once you get the hang of it. We’ve tested many ways of growing sunflower microgreens, and we recommend growing them a bit differently than other microgreens.
We have published an article on our recommended planting method on HomeMicrogreens.com.
These microgreens are vigorous growers and are ready for harvest in 8-days.
The flavor is nutty, a bit like the meat of sunflower seeds, with a very crunchy texture.
Harvest sunflower microgreens a day or two after the first true leaves form.
These seeds are certified Organic.
Sunflower Microgreen Seed Package Sizes
- The Home Microgreens tray seed packet weighs 22.8 grams (0.8-oz).
- The 1010 tray seed packet weighs 60.8 grams (2.1-oz).
We also sell Black Oil Sunflower microgreen seed in the following sizes.
- 4-ounce bags, and
- 1-pound bags.
How Much Seed Do You Need For Your Tray?
There’s no need for you to worry about how much seed you need if you use Home Microgreen planting trays or 1010 trays. Each seed packet has the correct number of seeds for a perfect tray of Sunflower shoots or microgreens.
The seeding area of a Home Microgreen Tray is 37.5 square inches.
However, if you’re using a different planting tray, use the calculator in the article below to figure out how much seed you need.
Click this link to use the calculator: Home Microgreens Seed Density Calculator.