False Dandelions

False dandelion is a common name for a number of plants similar to dandelions.

 Scorzoneroides

Scorzoneroides, also known as hawkbits, is a genus of plants in the family of Asteracee, which is the same family as the daisy flower. A few species that resemble the dandelion are Scorzoneroides muelleri, and also Scorzoneroides autumnalis, often referred to as autumn hawkbit, and the 'fall dandelion'. In the Latin synonym of the plant name, Leontodon autumnalis, meaning "lion's tooth", the same meaning as the word dandelion.

   

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