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Finally the sunflowers have entered our garden

As I had mentioned in one of my earlier posts the year 2015 was dedicated to seasonal flowers which were neglected so far. I ordered for several seeds online but just a few gave me the desired results.

My niece from Australia who had visited me recently had brought a few sunrflower seeds which I had sown. My maid also gave me some from her sunflower farm. All these seeds germinated and they have now started flowering. I have put them in several pots and every single plant has buds. These two plants already have the flowers. They still have to bloom to their fullest and I am waiting for that to happen. I shall collect seeds from these flowers once they dry up.


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cheri wrote on January 13, 2016, 8:25 PM

Nice one. This is one of my favorite flowers but its difficult for me to have one planted in a pot.

bestwriter wrote on January 13, 2016, 9:29 PM

I have put them all in pots and they are doing well

LeaPea2417 wrote on January 13, 2016, 10:12 PM

I really like sunflowers a lot. For the past four or five Spring and Summer seasons, I have grown them and they end up being so pretty and nice.

bestwriter wrote on January 13, 2016, 10:58 PM

I hope to carry on from now on as I am planning to preserve the seeds.

wolfgirl569 wrote on January 13, 2016, 11:21 PM

I love all types of sunflowers. I plant some every year

AliCanary wrote on January 14, 2016, 1:05 PM

Some sunflower seeds that had dropped from our birdfeeder into a pot of dirt below grew into sunflowers that the birds enjoyed, and as well they should, since they planted them!

bestwriter wrote on January 14, 2016, 7:58 PM

Birds can fill one's garden with flowers that they bring from elsewhere too!! Their droppings contain undigested seeds.

CalmGemini wrote on January 15, 2016, 1:21 PM

Nice photo of beautiful flowers.Looking forward to a feast of flowers.

bestwriter wrote on January 15, 2016, 8:55 PM

I am quite encouraged to go for seasonal flowers although many seeds that I got online did not work.