The Dandelion

  Dandelions are wild flowers. The Latin name is Taraxacum Officinale. They are a perennial plant which grows in abundance. The dandelion has a pom-pom shaped yellow flowerhead with many thin petals. They flower all Summer but particularly through April and May. The leaves on the dandelion are green with large triangular shapes and serrated … Read more The Dandelion

The Buttercup

I find buttercups growing in my orchard and in the grass fields. Buttercups are wild flowers. Their latin name is Ranunculus Bulbosus. They are found in Britain and Western Europe. Buttercups grow on grassland and dry pasture land. They have yellow flowers with 5 petals and their leaves are a spiky shape. Buttercups flower in … Read more The Buttercup