dantiff Mrs. Rothermich's Science Class
Troy Middle School  
Common Name:Sunflower


Family:Compositae


Genus and Species:Helianthas Annuus


Family Characteristics:They grow in temperite climite,they grow in any kind of soil,they grow a foot in diameter ,the stem can roughly grow to be six to ten feet high.


Identifying traits of the Species:It has bright yellow petels


Type of habitat:They grow in temperite climite


Average plant size:The flower head can be a foot in diameter  and six to ten feet high.


Season in which plant grows:spring


Type of flower:dicot


Special importance to man or animal:food

Research References

1) Yahoolagins

2) Netscape

3)World book '99
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