Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

EnglishEdit

 
a sunflower - Helianthus annuus

EtymologyEdit

sun +‎ flower

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sunflower (plural sunflowers)

  1. Any plant of the genus Helianthus, so called probably from the form and color of its floral head, having the form of a large disk surrounded by yellow ray flowers.
    1. The commonly cultivated species, Helianthus annuus, a native of America.
  2. A bright yellow, like that of the flower petals.
    sunflower colour:  

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit