Did you know?
A sunflower isn’t just one flower!
It’s a compound flower made of a whole lot of little flowers called florets.
The colourful ray florets are around the edges. The disc florets are in the centre where the seeds grow.
2. Because they grow so fast, sunflowers need plenty of _ _ _ _ 4. Helianthus is the scientific name of sunflower, Heli for Sun and Anthus for _ _ _ _ _ _ 5. Sunflowers don’t like being transplanted because they have deep _ _ _ _ _ 7. Sunflower seeds contain loads of minerals and _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 9. Sunflowers grow very fast in which season?
1. Food bees get from sunflowers. 3. A good month to plant sunflower seeds. 4. Yates Sunflower ‘Ginormous _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _’ is a huge Sunflower variety you can grow from seed. 6. Heliotropism is when sunflowers turn to face the _ _ _ 8. This part of the sunflower is rich in oil.