Helianthus annuus
 Helianthus annuus - Common Sunflower
Helianthus annuus
Common Name Sunflower
Latin Name Helianthus annuus
Native Habitat Between 0 feet and 6,000 feet
Soil Dry or wet
Water Bi-weekly
Height X Width To 10'
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Green
Garden Suitabilitta Songbird, Ethnobotanical
Ornamental Value Large yellow flowers spring through summer
Nature Value Birds eat seeds
Native American Uses Seeds used for food
Links  
    Data http://www.pfaf.org/database/plants.php?Helianthus+annuus
    Images, and data http://www.fireflyforest.com/flowers/yellows/yellow02.html
    Images, and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=4040
    Distribution, images, and data http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=HEAN3
    Images and data http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunflower
    Images and data http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=hean3
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/223/
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