Mountainman's picture

Dandelion flower (unusual)

Observed: 17th April 2011 By: MountainmanMountainman’s reputation in Plants
 April2011 003

Petals in whirling formation; no other nearby dandelions exhibiting this unusual characteristic.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Dandelion Agg. (Taraxacum) interacts


Peter Allen's picture

How interesting. Maybe

How interesting. Maybe crop-circlers have been in micro action?

Hampshire Dragonfly recorder
Hampshire & IOW Wildlfe Trust

anonymous spotter's picture

Never seen this -

Reading Peter Allen's comment, I had a vision of a couple of hoverflies busy "combing" the florets, each with a wicked little grin...