Helianthus annuus

Helianthus annuus

Helianthus annuus L.
Engl.: sunflower, common sunflower.
Deu.: Sonnenblume.
Suom.: auringonkukka, isoauringonkukka.
Sven.: solros.
Bot. syn.: Helianthus aridus Rydb., Helianthus lenticularis Dougl. ex Lindl.

Sunflower.

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Henriette's herbal blog: The lovely sunflower is much underused.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 18.

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Flower, closeup, with bee. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-09-11.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 17.

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Flower. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-09-11.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 16.

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Flower, fallen and risen again. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-09-11.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 15.

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The same giant sunflower hanging on high, seeds partly eaten by birds. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2003-10-15.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 14.

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Giant sunflower, towering above. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2003-09-20.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 13.

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'Teddybear'. Flower. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2003-09-14.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 12.

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'Teddybear'. Flowering plant. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2003-09-14.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 11.

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Flowering plants. Helsinki bot.g., (Kump.), Finland. Planted. 2003-07-18.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 10.

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Flowering plants. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2002-08-28.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 9.

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Flower. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2002-08-20.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 8.

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Plants growing through a chair. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2001-07-19.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 3.

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Closeup of flower, red-flowered cultivar. Westers garden, Kemiö, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-29.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 2.

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Plant, red-flowered cultivar. Westers garden, Kemiö, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-29.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 7.

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Flowering field in the morning. Juva, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-22.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 6.

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Flowering field in the evening. Once the flowers are heavy enough they stop following the sun, instead turning towards sunrise. Juva, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-22.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 5.

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Flower from behind. Pretty on this side, too, no? Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-14.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 4.

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Low flowering plant, with lots of small flowers, from behind. Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 1999-07-05.

Photo: Helianthus annuus 1.

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Closeup of flower. Liljendal, Finland. Planted. 1998-09-01.

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Closeup of flower. Liljendal, Finland. Planted. 1998-09-01.