sunflowers are familiar to people around the world, and are known for their gorgeous yellow colors. Called sunflowers not only because the flowers resemble the sun, but also because the flower head follows the sun as it moves across the sky. sunflowers are edible, and are native to North America. sunflower seeds were one of the staple food crops of many American Indian tribes across the continent.
Use sunflower petals to pretty up a salad or as a garnish on any dish. They have a very mild flavor and will add wonderful color to whatever you have prepared.
Alternatively, place your sunflowers in a vase with some water and use them to brighten up your kitchen!