Asteraceae

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Related to Chicory family: chicory plant, Cichorium endivia
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Synonyms for Asteraceae

plants with heads composed of many florets: aster

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Often the bitterness can be traced to the chicory family Belgian endive, curly endive, escarole, frisee, and radicchio.
AFrisee (or curly endive) looks just like a large, open, crinkly lettuce but it is actually a member of the chicory family and has quite a strong flavour.