Did You Know?
In "Now You Smurf 'Em, Now You Don't," Greedy spoke of the food he ate that gave him a stomach ache and one of them is eating sunflower seeds. However, sunflowers were unknown in Europe until they were imported from the Americas in the 17th century. Food made from sunflower seeds came latter on. The background of the Smurf cartoon series is the late Middle Ages (circa 14th-15th century), early for the understanding of sunflowers and food made from their seeds in Europe. See more