by Elvira Peretsman
Photograph - Digital Photograph
When we look at a sunflower we make a mental connection to the sunflower paintings of Vincent Van Gogh. The sunflower images captivate the mind and leave you astounded in their simplistic beauty.
A few interesting facts about sunflowers:
- Sunflower heads consists of 1,000-2,000 individual flowers joined together
- The large petals around the edge of a sunflower head are individual ray flowers which do not develop into seeds
- Sunflower always turns to face the sun
- Sunflower seeds have lots of calcium and 11 other important minerals
- Sunflowers were cultivated by Native Americans well over 1000 years ago
- There are about 70 species of sunflowers
This image is available in different sizes and can be printed using a variety of materials. Besides museum-quality prints for your walls, this image can be used to create unique home décor items and other products. All purchases have a 30-day money-back guarantee.
This image is copyrighted and owned by the artist, Elvira Peretsman. All rights reserved. The image may not be copied, reproduced, manipulated or used in any way, without written permission of Elvira Peretsman. You can share a link to this image, as long as it directs back to Elvira's work.
Honored to have this photo featured in the Fine Art America groups:
- USA Photographers
- Visions Of Spring - Glances Of Summer
Tags: sunflowers, field, farm, sunflower, yellow, green, sunny, summer, flower, floral, nature, bright, petals, blooms, helianthus, seeds
December 10th, 2019
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