Helianthus annuus

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Noun1.Helianthus annuus - annual sunflower grown for silage and for its seeds which are a source of oilHelianthus annuus - annual sunflower grown for silage and for its seeds which are a source of oil; common throughout United States and much of North America
sunflower seed - edible seed of sunflowers; used as food and poultry feed and as a source of oil
helianthus, sunflower - any plant of the genus Helianthus having large flower heads with dark disk florets and showy yellow rays
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Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) is an annual flower native to the Americas, which is harvested to obtain its seeds.
Ophraella communa adults do not attack sunflower plants (Helianthus annuus L.; Asteraceae), although both sunflower and A.
Combining ability of agronomic traits in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) using line x tester analysis.
Preliminary effect of Sunflower Meal (Helianthus annuus) on the Intestinal Integrity of Broilers Challenged with Salmonella enteritidis
In the phytoremediation process, sunflower plants (Helianthus annuus L.) are used as phytoremediators because these plants are hyperaccumulators and are fast growing plants with high biomass production [23, 24].
The plant, Helianthus Annuus, is more commonly known by what name?
Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.), which belongs to the family Compositae (Khan and Atta, 2007), is one of the most important oilseed crops worldwide (Cantamutto and Poverene, 2007; Skoric et al., 2007).
The uptake, distribution, speciation, and toxic effects of Cr(VI) in different plant species are well documented [9, 10] and, for Helianthus annuus, its feasibility for phytoremediation purposes has been demonstrated [11, 12].