19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Sandhills Sunflower

Sunflowers grow wild all over the Sandhills. A smaller version of our domestic sunflower. They are a beauty, especially in mass numbers. It is not uncommon to see hundreds of them on a side of a hill or in a large patch on a meadow.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 09.2021
Photo Location: Valentine, Ne, United States of America
Camera: NIKON Z 50
Copyright: © Hope Ramm