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A widespread and common weed of grassy places


Common Name Dandelion
Scientific Name Taraxacum agg.
Species Group Daisy Family Compositae
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Daisy family - Compositae
Status Abundant
Flower Colour Group Yellow
Preferred Environment
Look for Large open yellow flower heads on a short single stem and a basal rosette of leaves
Additional Identification Notes
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Daisy Family Compositae