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Hairy Cat’s Ear

Wildflowers of the Carolinas, pages 362-363, states that this is “often called False Dandelion” and is not a Carolina native, but came from Europe.  Hairy Cat’s Ear [Hypochaeris radicata] is a member of the Aster (Asteraceae) family.  These photos were taken on Big Glassy at the Carl Sandburg National Historic site. USDA Plants Listing:  http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=HYRA3 …

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