desert dandelion

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desert dandelion

desert dandelion

Typically 5 to 15 inches (13 to 38 cm) tall. Fragrant, flowers are yellow or white, and undeveloped flowers have a red "button" in the center. Edible.
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A desert dandelion, coaxed through sandy soil by warm temperatures and rainfall, blooms in Mojave National Preserve.
Still, the morning has hardly been a disappointment--all along the road leading to the trailhead, Arizona lupine and desert dandelion paint the sand purple and gold.
The wildflowers expected to flourish this year, according to Von Halle, are lupine, purple matt, sand verbena, chia, dune primrose, desert dandelion, woolly daisy and desert mallow.
Desert dandelion, primrose, sunflower, and verbena grow profusely here, as do cactus with Popsicle-colored flowers.
1 -- color) Desert dandelions sprout up under sunny skies near Palmdale Boulevard and 65th Street East.
On the desert floor all around us blossomed yellow desert dandelions and purple phacelias.