We took down the giant sunflower to make way for other things to be planted in the bed (tomatoes, carrots, basil and lettuce). Once it was down, we could finally measure it properly. Before we were measuring by standing next to it, sticking our hands in the air, and trying to see how much distance …
That's how tall my very tall sunflower is. It's getting a bit of a lean from all the flowers on it. The seed company I got the seeds from said it should grow between 1.8 and 2.4 metres tall, so it's quite an overachiever.