Wildflowers - Sunflower

Sunflower, Annual Sunflower, Common Sunflower - Helianthus annuus

Sunflower, Annual Sunflower, Common Sunflower - Helianthus annuus

NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz

 
Historically, the seeds of the Sunflower, when roasted were eaten like peanuts. Sunflower seeds were a favorite food of the Plains Indians.

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