The route Lopburi – Palace Purple. The joint area between the provinces of Lop Buri and Saraburi plant sunflowers as a source of massive Thailand. Sunflower cultivation has many more together. The area from 50 rai to 70 rai convert large. The area is 1000 rai in the winter months around November to December. Is at sunflower In plantations, each conversion will bloom at the same time. Then the blossom with yellow sunflower Illuminated yellow to the far-field endlessly Amazing beauty. Resources to attract tourists to come visit.
Sunflower is a legume. The same type of marigold Chrysanthemum safflower oil lotus plant must be economically important after soybean And palm oil. Sunflower quite good drought tolerance. Compared to other field crops such as corn, soybeans and sunflower seeds, green beans with high nutritional value. The residue after extraction of oil and 40-50 percent protein sunflower oil are polyunsaturated fatty acids, about 88 percent higher than soybean Palm oil contains antioxidants and rancid well together can be stored longer than other vegetable oils. Because sunflower oil is high value. Is the market demand for both domestic and foreign consumption. Such as oil and industrial lubricants, paints, varnishes home of sunflower plants can be made of paper quality.
Farmers will be planting or sowing seeds from about September onwards. Sunflower seed and will bloom when the age of 55-60 days and is a beautiful full bloom about 15 days after the farmers to leave the Car from dry sunflower seeds. To begin to harvest.