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dandelions a threatened species?

Gary V. Deutschmann, Sr. raiar at inlink.com
Mon Jan 20 10:03:52 EST 1997

dlrobi02 at HOMER.LOUISVILLE.EDU ("David L. Robinson") wrote:

>I just saw a newspaper clipping that states that dandelions (Taraxacum
>officinale) are a threatened species in the United Kingdom.

>Is there anyone in the U.K. who can corroborate this claim?


>Dave Robinson
>Biology Dept.
>Bellarmine College
>Louisville, KY

I wouldn't bet on it!!!!!

They THOUGHT they had Polio wiped out too.....

However; just in case, I have dedicated my backyard as a dandelion
preserve, in the interest of continuation of the species of course.


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