Category Archives: Sunflowers


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Flowers Available in Autumn

Don’t be sad that summer is over. There are plenty flowers that are available at your local florists in the cool, mild season of autumn. There are many beautiful, hardy flowers to choose from for your home decorating or gifting … Continue reading

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Best Drought Tolerant Annuals For Your Garden

If you live in places like Nevada, Arizona and Texas, the summers are typically hot and dry. But the extreme heat doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy beautiful flowers in your garden. There are many¬† flowers that can tolerate the … Continue reading

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12 Uses for Sunflower

The bright and cheerful sunflower, one of the most popular summer flowers, is one of the most versatile plants in the world. Gardeners love them because they are very easy to grow, low maintenance and quick growing. There are many … Continue reading

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Celebrate 2013 with these New Flower Varieties

First of all, happy new year! May 2013 be a year filled with flowers and all that is beautiful in this wonderful world! To celebrate the new year, let’s have a look at some of the newest, most beautiful flower … Continue reading

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Sunflower Festivals from Around the World

The sunflower is such a bright, happy flower, bringing smiles and joy to the young and the young at heart. It’s a popular summertime flower. So popular that there are many festivals around the world celebrating its beauty and vibrancy! … Continue reading

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5 Flowers that Love the Heat

As you know, not all flowers are created equal. Some flowers prefer shady conditions and avoid the heat like a plague. And there is good reason to stay in the shade. Extreme heat can destroy your flowers and should be … Continue reading

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“Eiffel” Sunflower shooting for world record

Sunflowers like warmth and sunshine to grow big and tall, but this one is defying all odds! Growing in a little terrace garden in Kent, this beauty has reached a staggering height of 23 ft despite a poor summer with … Continue reading

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The Gorgeous Sunflower

SUN FLOWERS (Helianthus annuus) Signifies pure thoughts and symbolizes adoration and dedication or dedicated love. Helianthus is native to the mid-west and western part of the USA. The name derives from the Greek words Helios, meaning sun and anthos, meaning … Continue reading

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