Sunflower or Asteraceae Family with inflorescence of Ray florets that appear similar to petals shapes. Found growing along with greenhouse at the Princess Hotel Lodge in Fairbanks Alaska. Small scale habitat. About 3ft and 4 inches.
Capitulum inflorescence flower accompanied by disc florets forms the head of the flower. One pistil. Premature bud showed.
Ray Flower has 34 petals shown above
Disc Flower has 72 Petals shown above
Premature bud along the stem. Nodes and internodes showed
Sunflower has a capitulum head or ovary.
Receptacle scale is shown.
Ovary, with two stigmas and style within singular pistil. Stamen displays anther and filament.