how did you draw on them? Looks fun/interesting
At this stage in their development, the "corollas" of the disk flower are very easily knocked off when you brush them with a finger...or anything else. I'll have to do a post on "parts of a sunflower" sometime. :)
Best farm in KS! See you next year!
What do the flowers look like now? Are they all gone?
Joel, the flowers have all dropped their petals and are busy filling out seed. We will harvest them in about a month. Hopefully by that time, they will be brown and completely dry as well.
Will they bloom again this fall?
No. They bloom only once. The flowers last about two weeks and then they die.
When is the best time to see them in full bloom?
They usually bloom sometime in August. Actual time varies a great deal on weather.