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Dandelion Da StatNisland Flower - per RS Gina * Gina staten-island@usa.net The more ya l^oo^k at it the prettier it gets :)

A member perhaps of the second largest family of flowering plants:



http://www.albion.edu/fac/biol/skean/taraofpg.htm


Sure does sound like the author is taWken bout StateNislanders:
"Strong regenerative properties make it difficult to eradicate"
"contains a white, milky juice" - that spurts out when it's injured... http://newcrop.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/med-aro/factsheets/DANDELION.html

These other guys wrote about "The Dandelion" too - even mentions several other names its been called - but never late to dinner LOL
http://newcrop.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/med-aro/factsheets/DANDELION.html

Ohhhhhboy do our wildlife friends benefit from "The Dandelion" What about our livestck?
http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/forb/taroff/value_and_use.html

http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/forb/taroff/

"The Dandelion" continues to keep my vote.

Dandy Lioness :)

-g



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