All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<b>Herbst Löwenzahn</b> (Autumn Dandelion)<br><i>Leontodon autumnalis</i><br>July 22, 2017<br><br>
Herbst Löwenzahn (Autumn Dandelion)
Leontodon autumnalis
July 22, 2017

The common and scientific names mean "Lion's Tooth", as does the English Dandelion (which is actually from the French Dent-de-lion). The sharp-toothed leaves gives the plant its name. Löwenzahn is pronounced "luhr-ven-tsahn".

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