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    • Gemeine Wegwarte
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    • Cichorium intybus
  • English
    • Chicory
  • Italian
    • Cicoria comune
  • Spanish
    • achicoria
  • Portuguese
    • Chicória
    • Almeirão
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duarte

Date

August 31, 2014

Description

In the Cape Mondego Natural Monument, a coastal protected area in central Portugal.

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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wendy5

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

Here are a couple of Chicory flowers growing near the shore of Port Townsend Bay. Chicory is native to Eurasia and naturalized in the US. It's quite common along our roads here on the Olympic Peninsula, and really a lovely color of flower.

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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speedy

Date

August 31, 2014

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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mdrearick

Date

August 26, 2014

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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cmstinson

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

Growing just below bridge over creek below dam (near road).

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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kpmcfarland

Date

August 29, 2014 09:09 AM EDT

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 28, 2014 12:33 PM EDT

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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zcota

Date

August 20, 2014

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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johnratzlaff

Date

August 26, 2014 03:13 PM EDT

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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elizamalcolm

Date

July 29, 2014 01:06 PM CDT

Description

not positive on the identification, but boy is this flower gorgeous

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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mike2

Date

August 24, 2014 04:03 PM EDT

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 23, 2014 11:22 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Common chicory, Cichorium intybus, is a somewhat woody, perennial herbaceous plant usually with bright blue flowers, rarely white or pink. Various varieties are cultivated for salad leaves, chicons (blanched buds), or for roots (var. sativum), which are baked, ground, and used as a coffee substitute and additive. It is also grown as a forage crop for livestock. It lives as a wild plant on roadsides in its native Europe, and in North America and Australia, where...

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