Sunflower Explosion in the Nebraska Sandhills

The Sandhills of Nebraska are dressed in drifts of sunflowers this summer.
August 10, 2013
http://www.motherearthnews.com/nature-and-environment/nebraska-sunflower-explosion-zw0z1308zmar.aspx
The Nebraska Sandhills are ablaze with a splendid display of sunflowers.


Photo by Jo Bass

An extraordinary explosion of sunflowers has occurred in the Nebraska Sandhills — a mixed-grass prairie region that's designated as a National Natural Landmark — visible for 20 miles along U.S. Highway 2, between Mullen and Thedford (in Hooker and Thomas counties), Nebraska.