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Alaska Dandelion
Taraxacum alaskanum
Alaska Dandelion Aster Family
Taraxacum alaskanum Asteraceae
common name
  Alaska Dandelion
accepted scientific name
  Taraxacum alaskanum Rydb.
rules for finding collection records
  Taraxacum alaskanum (80)
  Taraxacum kamtschaticum (2)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.9 to 1.1 inches
Number of ray petals: 30 to 55
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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