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How To Grow Sunflowers in 4 Steps


Have you ever wondered how to grow sunflowers in your garden? In this article, we will outline the easy 4 steps you need to take to grow a beautiful sunflowers garden. Sunflowers are great fun to grow and are ideal for inspiring kids to get involved with gardening, The big, cheerful blooms of the sunflower follow the sun throughout the day and provide food and resting places for birds. They have a profound meaning too! To discover their symbolism, check out our  Sunflower Meaning and Symbolism article. Sunflower heights range from dwarf to giant, and the bloom colors range from yellow, red, to tri-color. These eye-catching flowers will bloom for several months during the summer and make long-lasting cut flowers. Discover how to...

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Sunflower Meaning and Symbolism

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How do you feel when you look at a sunflower? For many people, they bring a sense of joy, warmth and happiness - memories of hot summer days and time with loved ones, or a general lift of spirits when there’s a vase of fresh-cut sunflowers on the kitchen table. The bright yellow petals of the sunflower and dinner plate size mimic the sun that shines high in the sky during the summer making this flower a favorite for many. [embed][/embed] Sunflower origin Sunflowers date all the way back to 3,000 B.C. in present-day Arizona. Native Americans used sunflowers in almost every area of life from food to dye to snakebite treatment. In the 18th century, Peter the Great used sunflowers as decoration, which was...

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