Is a Sunflower Seed Considered a Nut?

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A sunflower is not a tree-nut, and is safe for those who are on a nut-free diet. They are not considered to be a nut, because they are safe for consumption for those who have nut allergies.
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Sunflower seeds are not considered nuts. They are the seeds of the sunflower plant. There are up to 2,000 seeds on each sunflower, depending on how big the flower is. You can find more information at www.ehow.com
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