Taraxacum platycarpum

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Taraxacum platycarpum
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Genus: Taraxacum
T. platycarpum
Binomial name
Taraxacum platycarpum

Taraxacum platycarpum, also called Korean dandelion,[1] is a species of dandelion that grows in Korea.[2] A member of the Cichorieae tribe of the Asteraceae, it also grows in other countries as a native plant, such as in China, Korea and Japan.



  1. ^ English Names for Korean Native Plants (PDF). Pocheon: Korea National Arboretum. 2015. p. 653. ISBN 978-89-97450-98-5. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 8 December 2016 – via Korea Forest Service.
  2. ^ http://www.pfaf.org/database/plants.php?Taraxacum+platycarpum