This property of facing the sun is mostly observed in young flowerheads and generally stops once the flower starts to bloom ( mature sunflowers generally face east). The fascinating phenomenon of flowers following the sun across the sky is called heliotropism. The sunflower plant contains hormones called auxins. Happy Flowers!


Subscribe for our Notifications

Keep up to date with our new blog posts.

We keep your data private and share your data only with third parties that make this service possible.

Subscribe for our Notifications

Keep up to date with our new blog posts.

We keep your data private and share your data only with third parties that make this service possible.
Categories: Awesome Stuff

0 Comments

Leave a Reply