Sunflowers

  • The sunflower is not only named after the celestial body, the plant is also heliotropic ...The sunflower is not only named after the celestial body, the plant is also heliotropic ...

  • ... meaning it turns, blooms and leaves, towards the sun’s life-giving light as it arches across the sky every day. Although this usually yellow-blooming beauty originates from America, today it is at home all around the globe. With more than 9 m in height, the tallest known sunflower, in fact, came from Germany—so much taller than the flower’s average height of 2 m that it made it into the 2015 Guinness Book of World Records.

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