"Schweinitz's Curtsy"

14x20 / $250.00

The Schweinitz's sunflower is a federally endangered variety. It grows to six meters high and gently bows over from the weight of its own height. It is distinguished from other similar varieties by fuzzy leaves. Growing in eleven counties in the Piedmont Region of North Carolina it is thought to have grown in the piedmont prairies of the state years ago when buffalo roamed. Many organizations in the state now work in concert to provide for the survival of this rare beauty.
All images are produced as limited edition giclees from an original watercolor by Carolyn M. Henion. A giclee is a high resolution digital reproduction recognized as the best technique available for reproducing fine art. They are produced on 100% rag watercolor paper. Each giclee is signed and numbered by the artist and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
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