When in good form, you are like a beam of sun. People flock to you for a giant dose of optimism. These are your earrings, modeled after the esteemed Helianthus and reminiscent of Vincent Van Gogh’s sunflower series and his happy times.
These earrings are reminiscent of Van Gogh’s sunflower masterpieces. It’ll make you standout as they lay flat against your ears, adding a shine to your whole demeanor. You will look happy even if you frown (but don’t frown!)
All of the about 70 species of Helianthus are native to the Americas, most of them in North America (only three are native to South America).
They follow the rules of the Fibonnaci numbers.
The giant whorled sunflower (Helianthus verticillatus) is an endangered species.
Van Gogh and Helianthus are inextricably linked. In 1888, the artist painted a series of them to hang in Gauguin’s bedroom in the Yellow House in the South of France, where both of them would work.
In France, a sunflower is a tournesol. Seeds were imported to Europe in the 16th century.
South Dakota should be the Sunflower State (not Kansas). Worldwide, the Ukraine and Russia lead.