Tussilago farfara L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Tussilago farfara (rights holder:)


Colt's-foot is a perennial species that arises from rhizomes (3). The flowers, which are present from February to April (6), close at night and in poor weather and are pollinated by a range of flies and bees (2) (1). The seeds are dispersed by wind, but to seedlings require constantly moist conditions to survive. Most plants spread from the rhizome by vegetative reproduction (1). This plant h... Text © Wildscreen

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