Fall Dandelion

Leontodon autumnalis

Photo of Fall Dandelion
Photo by Dr. John Meade, weed scientist emeritus
Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension

Fall Dandelion is a perennial like its namesake and the flower is very similar. Fall dandelion, however, has a branched flower stalk while dandelion has a single flower on each stalk. Control is more difficult than common dandelion. Flowers later in the year than the common dandelion.

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  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences