False Dandelions

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

 False Dandelion

The distinct features of the dandelion makes it fairly easy to recognize. There are also several different plant and flower species that resemble the apperance of the dandelion and share many of its characteristic features.

The plants that are often mistaken for the dandelion are referred to as 'false dandelions'. Here is a list of the most common false dandelions.

  

hypochaeris radicata fake dandelion flower mountain dandelion fake dandelion flower hawkweed hierakion fake dandelion flower Crepis hawksbeard fake dandelion flower scorzoneroides muelleri fake dandelion flower hawkbits fake dandelion flower Texas Dandelion Pyrrhopappus carolinianus fake dandelion flower false Nothocalais Troximoides dandelion flower