Chicory – 7/7/10
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/7/10
Observation Time: 7:05 a.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Road near soccer fields
Common Name: Chicory
Scientific Name: Cichorium intybus
Comments: A perennial herb with blue, lavender, or occasionally white flowers, chicory grows as a wild plant on roadsides in its native Europe, and in North America and Australia, where it has become naturalized. Common chicory is also known as blue sailors, succory, and coffeeweed.
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