The Sunflower genus, of which there are several.
Here also, amongst other plants, the sunflower decorates village gardens.
The advancing summer introduces many flowers of the sunflower family, until in August the plains are one blaze of yellow and purple.
The Yazoo, Tallahatchie, Yalobusha, Sunflower, Big Black, Pascagoula and Pearl rivers are also navigable to a limited extent.
The hardy and ubiquitous sunflower has been chosen as the Kansas state flower or floral emblem.
Among other plants common to the state are the elder, wild hop, dwarf sunflower, and several species of greasewood and cacti.
KANSAS (known as the " Sunflower State "), the central commonwealth of the United States of America, lying between 37° and 40° N.
The common sunflower (the most conspicuous weed of the state) and allied flowers, which spring up in myriads even in the midst of unbroken prairie wherever this is disturbed, line the roads with yellow bands from horizon to horizon, enclose the broken fields and choke waste places.
In the American button-bush the heads are globular, in some species of teazel elliptical, while in scabious and in composite plants, as sunflower, dandelion, thistle, centaury and marigold, they are somewhat hemispherical, with a flattened, slightly hollowed, or convex disk.
As Alpatych was driving out of the gate he saw some ten soldiers in Ferapontov's open shop, talking loudly and filling their bags and knapsacks with flour and sunflower seeds.
Is this a sunflower that's taller than me or like, a daisy?