No wonder that a bouquet with three sunflowers and some field herbs around them is so expensive ($5) at the flower vendors. Everybody likes them.
These in the photo are giant sunflowers that grow on the field reaching over 2.5 m in height. They don't need any care except the help of the busy, little bees.
From the seeds of these healthy flowers my favorite oil will be produced in autumn.
Did you know that sunflowers can be used to extract toxic chemicals from soil, such as lead, arsenic and uranium?
Have you seen my Teddy bear sunflower?