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We love sunflowers! Your best photos

Sunflowers say summertime, yes?

We asked you to post your sunflowers pics, and wow! You posted many great photos of sunflowers from all over, at EarthSky Facebook and by submitting directly to EarthSky.org.

Thank you so much!

“Sending a little sunshine your way!” Thank you Janice Foley!

Allee Bennett Farey wrote,

Allee Bennett Farey wrote, “A neighboring farmer plants acres of sunflowers each year for birds & pollinators.”

“Sunflower in a neighbor’s yard.” Photo: JustAnotherGuyWithACamera posted on in our G+ photo community

Photo: Michael VanScoder

Photo: Michael VanScoder

Alabama sunflower by Jenna Wingate

Alabama sunflower by Jenna Wingate

Photo: Mary Kate Best

Photo: Mary Kate Best

In Chapin, South Carolina, by Jennifer Coulter

In Chapin, South Carolina, by Jennifer Coulter

From central Louisiana, by Benjamin Lewis

From central Louisiana, by Benjamin Lewis

Selby, South Dakota.  Photo: Eric Miller

Selby, South Dakota. Photo: Eric Miller

Photo credit: Pleskonics Ference

Photo credit: Pleskonics Ference

Gosport, Indiana.  Photo credit: Whitney Eads

Gosport, Indiana. Photo credit: Whitney Eads

“Here’s a sunset from last August in Western Michigan.” Photo credit: Rick Trommater

Maryland. By Kristin Stephens

Maryland. By Kristin Stephens

Photo credit: Jean-Baptiste Feldmann

“Vincent Van Gogh aimait les tournesols, j’en ai choisi un hier soir pour accompagner le gros Quartier de Lune.” [“Vincent Van Gogh loved sunflowers, I chose one last night to accompany the big quarter moon.”] Photo credit: Jean-Baptiste Feldmann

“Full bloom~Okinawa” Photo credit: Beverly Fish

“Bees in one of my sunflowers. Sparks, Nevada.” Photo credit: Michelle Whitaker

“Last summer’s sunflowers in my garden, Himatangi, New Zealand.” Photo credit: Amanda Simpson

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“Sunflower with ‘Green Guy.’ The last of the sun today before the rains came. South GA. 7-17-13. Having fun with sunflowers we planted around the bird feeders.” Photo credit: Curtis Beaird

“Happy Face ~
Taken in my backyard in Salt Lake City, UT”
Photo credit: By Shanna Dennis

“Saw this in the parking lot of a local beach, Long Island, New York.” Photo: Beth Zaydek Kenneweg

“Sunflower growing in a red dune in Canyonlands National Park. ” Photo credit: Steve Dudrow

Flagstaff, Arizona. Photo credit: Jamie Fontana Galea

Flagstaff, Arizona. Photo credit: Jamie Fontana Galea

“A Nashville sunflower…” Photo credit: Kim Ewell

Bottom line: Best sunflower photos from EarthSky friends. Thanks, everyone!

Eleanor Imster

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