Also known as Lion’s tooth; Swine’s snout and Priest’s crown.
Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) has vitamins A, B, C, and D; and minerals including iron, potassium, and zinc. Dandelion roots are used for teas or as a coffee substitute. Dandelion may act as a diuretic, and can interact with medications broken down by the liver. Ask your doctor before taking dandelion if you are taking prescription medications,