Taraxacum officinale, the Dandelion, is a flowering herbaceous perennial plant of the family Asteraceae (Compositae).
Dandelion Flower Jelly (I have been searching for this recipe after reading a book that the main character made this Jelly)
Dandelion flower opening by Lord V, via Flickr
Traditional Scandinavian Dandelion Syrup Recipe
Делем венок из одуванчиков / FOM tiara with dandelion flowers
Dandelions/ Yes! That weed. It's very important during migration. / ATTRACTS: Mourning Doves. Use as a groundcover under feeders or shrubs with 3 Ft of woodchips. Will spread and take over.
Dandelion Flower ~ it seems interesting that most young children are naturally drawn to these flowers, which they quickly & charmingly so, find they can enjoy waving or blowing into the air.
Infuse dandelion flowers in oil to help sore muscles and more.
Dandelion Flower Fairy by Marina Zherdeva from Moscow. Click on image to enlarge
The Dandelion pattern is one of those terrific knitting patterns. The petals can be a bit difficult at first but you do soon get used to it.