For the past few years I've let Zach plant sunflower seeds and care for them. The first year he chopped a hole in the mud, scattered a few seed, then mostly forgot about them, and those babies grew almost as tall as the shed and bloomed all summer long! I reckon kids must be born with a lucky green thumb and if they're lucky it sticks with them through life. (Or in my case, grow up to live with what can kill em, will kill em luck)
Anyhow, here's his first sunflower bloom of the season,
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<--------- I like those buttons over there on my sidebar. I'd wear them all,,,at the same time! (grin)