Sunflower is the common name for plants of the genus (Helianthus), which belong to the flowering plant family (Asteracease). These flowering plants are commonly known as the aster, daisy or sunflower family. Sunflowers provide nectar for bees as well as food and seeds for birds, insects and numerous mammals. The following pictures are of an annual variety of sunflower with bicolor petals growing abundantly in the flower garden.
A bright yellow sunflower growing in the flower garden.
A sunflower with a bright orange and yellow bicolor petals.
A close-up of the center of a sunflower with beautiful orange and yellow petals.
A single vibrant yellow and orange sunflower during the late summer.
A sunflower with yellow and orange petals surrounded by other sunflowers growing in the garden.
An orange and yellow sunflower blooming in the garden in September.