Dandelion

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Dandelion Taraxacum Officinale Tortoise Food is a rosette forming, winter-green perennial found in a very wide range of habitats including wetlands, sand dunes, mountains, gardens, wasteland and pastures.

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Dandelion Taraxacum Officinale Tortoise Food

Dandelion Taraxacum Officinale Tortoise Food is a rosette forming, winter-green perennial found in a very wide range of habitats including wetlands, sand dunes, mountains, gardens, wasteland and pastures. The plant group has numerous micro species adapted to a variety of growing conditions.  Our seed is harvested from lowland meadows.

 Cultivation Advice Dandelion Taraxacum Officinale Tortoise Food

  • Dandelions can be a important source of nectar for bees, butterflies and hoverflies early in the year and the seed is eaten by finches.
  • Extremely popular and nutritious grown for Tortoise food.
  • Sow in any soil type on open disturbed ground or in trays at any time of the year.
  • The seed requires light to germinate therefore do not cover seed.
  • Best pressed or firmed lightly into wet soil / growing medium.
  • Keep moist lightly watered until germinated.