Did you plant sunflowers?

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This sunny sunflower mix was in a package sold in Kmart under the Martha Stewart name. They germinated well and were various sizes and kinds. Sunflowers really do make a cottage garden pop. If you have a sunflower garden, I’d like to see. Leave me a link to your album and I’ll come take a look. I’m putting an article together for the autumn issue of the magazine and I want to feature sunflower gardens. I’m also looking for scarecrows and pumpkin themed natural arrangements.

Let’s see what you got!

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  1. Pamm Reynolds says:

    Hope this link works, for giant sunflowers from my garden

    http://s197.photobucket.com/albums/aa284/pamm9/Sunflowers

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  2. deekink says:

    Here’s my photo….complete with a little bee 🙂 http://www.realcountryliving.com/flowers/sunny-bee/

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  3. Cheery faces Anna! I hope you are enjoying the summer! I miss growing sunflowers . . . rabbits love them.

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  4. Diana says:

    Luv the sunflowers, Anna. I started some seed earlier and got a few planted, but with our cold and rain, they are struggling just a bit; hopefully we have some warmer temps coming and I’ll be able to share them as they grow.

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  5. Linda Arbour says:

    I’m sure this will work Anna, but lets try….Linda

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    1. Linda–it’s gorgeous!!! I copied and pasted the link and it worked. Thank you

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  6. Lisa Cerasoli-McCarty says:

    http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1362210864571.120350.1510584502&type=1

    I’m not sure if this worked or not but my album is called “shop and house fall 2010” on my FB page!
    Thank you!
    Lisa McCarty

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    1. Lisa it works perfectly! And thank you—I’m just now browsing through. Lovely photos.

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  7. Mark says:

    You want sunflower images? I have a few here http://www.flickr.com/photos/mhall209/5953281138/

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    1. Thank you Mark! Excellent photos and love the bees!

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  8. Jim Lewis says:

    Well, mine are not the traditional large sunflowers, but Barbara planted these Helianthis Maximiliani as part of the perrenial beds, which last year bloomed spectacularly in the late summer/fall, but for some strange reason, they were done by the 3rd week of June this year. Probably the June heat in the Carolinas this year. I hope they come back. They are magnificently tall, and I like them because the remind me of home in central Illinois, as I think they are native prairie flowers of the midwest. I’ll email a picture to you, although these may not be the “sunflowers” you are looking for.

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    1. Would love to see them Jim and so sorry they are gone this season. How sad. You can send the photos to annalooper at gmail dot com

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