Dandelion Folklore

Some unique myths, legends and superstitions about the dandelion.

Single long stemmed dandelion in field

One traditonal legend about the dandelion states that if a child goes outside and looks for the tallest dandelion stalk that they can find in the early spring, then the length of the stem will be about equal in eaches to how much taller the child will grow in the coming year.

           

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