Sept. 26, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – It’s that time of year when the sunflowers are in full glory.
In 2017 WashingtonCountyInsider.com issued a challenge to neighbors to show us your sunflower.
The Ward family put a little Wallenda into their photo …. and with junior up top he still wasn’t tall enough to reach the head of the sunflower.
Mr. climbed atop a pair of sawhorses and still wasn’t tall enough – looks like a 10 footer. Can anybody do better?
Shannon Meyer Smith
Son’s sunflower over 10 feet
The famous Amy Ajack at 5’2 and her giant heirloom sunflowers.
Ah! sunflower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the sun,
Seeking after that sweet golden clime
Where the traveller’s journey is done;
Where the youth pined away with desire,
And the pale virgin shrouded in snow,
Arise from their graves and aspire;
Where my sunflower wishes to go.