Drawing them can be fun & easy, use these directions. Also: here are some fun facts about these gorgeous flowers.
- Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) is one of the few crop species that originated in North America (most originated in the fertile crescent, Asia or South or Central America). read more: http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/afcm/sunflower.html
- While the vibrant, strong sunflower is a recognized worldwide for its beauty, it is also an important source of food. Sunflower oil is a valued and healthy vegetable oil and sunflower seeds are enjoyed as a healthy, tasty snack and nutritious ingredient to many foods. See more: http://www.sunflowernsa.com/all-about/
- Most sunflowers are remarkably tough and easy to grow as long as the soil is not waterlogged. Most are heat- and drought-tolerant. They make excellent cut flowers and many are attractive to bees and birds. Read more: http://www.almanac.com/plant/sunflowers