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Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale

Description:

weeds. When you break this leaf ,it has white milky liquid inside.

Habitat:

foothills


1 species ID suggestions

7 Comments

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 5 years ago

Viv,that is exactly what I found. There was milky liquid in there. Now i just need somebody to eat it first.

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 5 years ago

I will try to see if there is a milky liquid in it:)

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 5 years ago

If I remember rightly, when you break a leaf it has a milky liquid inside. : ) Could try that first

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 5 years ago

Unless somebody who has eaten it offers it to me. DO not feel very brave otherwise. Would like to try it though!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 5 years ago

Have you tried a leaf. It is edible .............. bitter but edible : ( Not my 'cuppa tea'

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 5 years ago

That is what I am thinking too!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 5 years ago

Dandelion???

Tulare, California, USA

Lat: 36.70, Long: -118.76

Spotted on Mar 28, 2012
Submitted on Mar 28, 2012

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