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Sunflower - over 30 possible flowers??

Sunflower - over 30 possible flowers??
Posted by Tammy from Michigan on 2008-08-04 01:41:00

My mom planted sunflowers last year. This year about 5 plants came up about 3-5 ft away. But, one of them has over 30 flower heads created! What happened to this flower? Is it a good unique or bad unique? The bees LOVE it! Today it had about 7 open flowers. I've seen posts about 7-10 heads - but this thing has way more than that. They are almost at every possible nook and cranny in the plant. How abnormal is this funny sunflower? Why did it happen?

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