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[Leontodon leysseri (Wallr.) Beck, more]
Etymology: Leontodon: from Greek leon, "lion," and odous, "tooth," because of the toothed leaves
Plants: erect, perennial, 4"-14" tall forb with milky juice
Leaves: basal, hairy, usually with shallow lobes
Flowers: head 1/2" wide with the yellow rays with a blunt, toothed tip; inflorescence of one head on long curved stalk arising from base of plant; blooms June-Sept.
Fruits: dry seed on fluffy pappus
Habitat: lawns, disturbed sites
Conservation Status: Introduced - locally established