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Bright Day Sunflower that popped up from feeding birds a mixture of seeds. Common sunflower,Geotagged,Helianthus annuus,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge

Bright Day

Sunflower that popped up from feeding birds a mixture of seeds.

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''Helianthus annuus'', the common sunflower, is a large annual forb of the genus ''Helianthus'' grown as a crop for its edible oil and edible fruits. This sunflower species is also used as wild bird food, as livestock forage , in some industrial applications, and as an ornamental in domestic gardens. The plant was first domesticated in the Americas. Wild ''Helianthus annuus'' is a widely branched annual plant with many flower heads. The domestic sunflower, however, often possesses only a single.. more

Similar species: Asterales
Species identified by Audie
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Uploaded Jan 31, 2015. Captured Jul 16, 2013 08:28 in 357-373 Sunset Drive, Grenada, MS 38901, USA.
  • iPhone 4
  • f/2.8
  • 1/1675s
  • ISO80
  • 3.85mm