The Q&A Archives: Sunflower Habits

Question: I'm planning to use sunflowers in my garden. Do sunflowers generally face one direction or another (east or west maybe)? Jeff Raymond Ridgefield Park, NJ

Answer: Yes, sunflowers do tend to face the direction of the dominating sun exposure. So East or West is usually how you see them and they seem to prefer East unless the exposure is blocked..

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