dandelion

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Synonyms for dandelion

any of several herbs of the genus Taraxacum having long tap roots and deeply notched leaves and bright yellow flowers followed by fluffy seed balls

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All you have to do to join in the fun is to get outside - with your son or daughter, your husband or wife, your granny or anyone else you fancy - and take a picture of a dandelion clock being blown.
The Chinese call it pu-gong-ying, the dandelion clock, but its lifespan is limited.
Its sweeping grandeur, stunning aesthetics and inspirational message are beyond doubt, as we follow a breeze-carried dandelion clock over wind turbines, Fairtrade farms and (melting?
Look at a dandelion clock - each head contains hundreds of seeds, each with its individual parachute and each was originally one flower.
BEN EVANS - 36 apps: Moseley were bottom of the league and scrummaging with all the resistance of a dandelion clock when the former Wales international turned up before Christmas 2012.
Art work, furniture and decorative window panes featuring dandelion clock seeds add to the comfortable features, with young designer Diane Peacock, 19, from Linthorpe, being the youngest person to contribute a unique piece.
Based on the filaments of a dandelion clock, it's a series of umbrellas: some hanging and slowly rotating as though drifting in a breeze; others bent and crumpled on the floor as though broken in the rain.
IT JUST TAKES A LITTLE FAITH: Ira Moody and daughter Faith, launched the Wish campaign by blowing on a dandelion clock MAKE A WISH: Hannah McIntyre joins in the fun
You can make a dandelion clock or a bee, decorate an umbrella, or make a mini-beast mobile.
Your piece was made c1900 and has a typical Art Nouveau stylised dandelion clock decoration on one side.