2 months LOOK: Sunflower nearly 20-foot-tall grown by dad for 4-year-old son Inquirer
One father grew a nearly 20-foot-tall sunflower to fulfill his 4-year-old son's request for one that was as tall as their home. Douglas Smith planted the flower's seed in their house in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, back in March while the country was under lockdown. His son Stellan was overjoyed last week upon seeing that the plant was already taller than their home, as per The Sun last Wednesday, July 29. Smith purchased the seed from John Butler who is known for growing the tallest sunflower in North America. It measured more than 26 feet and 8 inches in height. "I'm ... more