Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale

True wild dandelion, not to be confused with Italian leaf chicory. The name, derived from the French for lion's teeth (Dent de lion), applies to both leaf shape and its historical reputation as a powerful herbal remedy, used by many traditions for many ailments. Part shade/full sun for spring sowing. Perennial.

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
90-100
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
°F
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
0 2-4" 550
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
6-12" 7-21