When does dandelion bloom? What does a real dandelion look like
1、 The flowering time of dandelion is generally from April to September. In order to make it bloom earlier, we need to provide sufficient light, which is conducive to flower bud differentiation. In addition, fertilizer should be added, especially phosphorus and potassium fertilizer, which has a good effect on promoting flower. In addition, we should also pay attention to water control and extend the watering interval, so that the plant can transfer nutrients from growth to reproduction, and naturally it will blossom.
2、 What does it look like 1. Root: the root of dandelion is usually curved and grows in a conical shape with a length of about 4-10 cm. The root surface is brown, some of them are shrunken, and the top has brown or yellow white hairs.
2. Leaf: the leaves of dandelion are lanceolate, length between 4-20 cm, width 1-5 cm. Some of the tip of the leaf is blunt, some are pointed, the edge has wavy teeth, some are pinnate, the top lobes are large, mostly triangular, each side has 3-5 lobes. Its petioles and veins are reddish purple, with spider like white hairs on them.
3. Flower: the flower of dandelion grows at the top of the scape. The scape is as long as a leaf, purple red on the top, and has dense arachnoid pilose hair. Its flower is capitate inflorescence, the diameter is about 3-4 cm. The involucre is 3-3, pale green. The outermost layer has a broad membranous margin, a pale green bottom, a purplish red top, and some bumps. The inner layer is larger, and the top is also purple red. Its glossal flowers are yellow with purple red stripes on the back.
4. Fruit: Dandelion fruit is achene, mostly lanceolate, dark brown color, length only 4-5 mm, width about 1 mm. It has small spines on the top, the top is slender, there is a white crown hair, the wind will drift away.