Three-Dimensional Sunflower Seed-Head Pattern Rendered Using Mathematica

Managed to get a three-dimensional packing of the Sunflower seed-head pattern onto the surface of a sphere (with a lot of false starts) using Mathematica.  Not sure there’s any practical application of this but it was an interesting exercise 🙂


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