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Helianthus annuus  Common sunflower,Flora,Flowers,Helianthus annuus,Macro,Plants Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

    comments (7)

  1. Nice artwork Lars. Posted 8 months ago
    1. Thanks Mark :) Posted 8 months ago
  2. Beautiful image! Posted 8 months ago
  3. Excellent! Posted 8 months ago
  4. Great photography. Posted 8 months ago
  5. Absolutely stunning. Such beautiful artistry and unique perspective of a well known plant. Posted 8 months ago
  6. Thank you all :)
    Posted 8 months ago

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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 Lars Korb
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Uploaded Sep 24, 2018.