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Plant Form: Annual rosette herb.
Size: Up to 30 cm tall.
Stem: Purplish, sprawling, flowering stems have white hairs.
Leaves: Mostly in rosette, lobed, 5-25 cm long and 2-6 cm wide, margins toothed, upper surface naked or hairy, lower surface white-felted.
Flowers: Round, 15 mm diameter, with yellow petals 1.5-2.5 cm long and dark centre.
Fruit and Seeds: 2 mm long, covered with brown wool.
Habitat: Lawns and gardens.
Distinguishing Features: Lobed leaves with white-felted underside distinguish from other rosette herbs such as Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) and Skeleton weed (Chondrilla juncea).