In reality....the yellow dandelion bloom dries out for a day or two before the spent flower opens into the familiar, white, globular seed head.
Each seed has a tiny parachute, to spread easily in the wind.
The dandelion is well-adapted to a modern world. They now grow virtually worldwide.
From reading some of your blogs, I know you love the dandelion for it's edible greens. But, for most gardners, they are a pesty weed that continues to be a problem.
|Petunias growing in the walkways as volunteers
|Volunteer Petunias after growing a few weeks...where is the walkway?