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dandelions a threatened species?

Michael L Roginsky d_micro at ix.netcom.com
Sun Jan 26 17:09:09 EST 1997


In <5c01lr$90l$1 at news1.inlink.com> raiar at inlink.com (Gary V.
Deutschmann, Sr.) writes: 
>
>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?
>
>>Thanks,
>
>>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.
>
>TTUL
>Gary
>
Jolly well done Gary. And I have the greatest preserve of kudzu!
MAD.Micro
>
>




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