Taraxacum officinale Aster Family

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Yellow

Leaf Arrangement: Basal

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lobed

Habitat Type: Common

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), Western Field (2), West Side (3), Central Woodland (4), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Clark-Cooper Community Gardens (10)

Total Number of EMUs: 7

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston