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Sunflower Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is an annual plant native to the Americas. It possesses a large inflorescence Helianthus annuus,Plant,Sunflower,botanical,flora,floral,flower,garden-flower,natural,nature,plant Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Sunflower

Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is an annual plant native to the Americas. It possesses a large inflorescence

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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.

Similar species: Asterales
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Oct 13, 2012. Captured Jul 13, 2010 07:08.