16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Double dandy sunflower bud

From bud to bloom. I snapped and included my favorite images of the bud to bloom stage of this double dandy sunflower stalk. The package showed this to be a deep red flower, but a yellow bloom unfolded.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 08.2018
Photo Location: Le Roy, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: KODAK EASYSHARE M340 Digital Camera
Copyright: © Martha Dean