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    • CICINT
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    • Almeirão
    • Chicória
  • Spanish
    • achicoria
  • German
    • Gemeine Wegwarte
  • Scientific Names
    • Cichorium intybus
  • English
    • Chicory
  • Italian
    • Cicoria comune

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Recent observations

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What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

paloma

Date

October 24, 2013 11:53 AM PDT

Description

at Vic Fazio Yolo Wildlife Area, Yolo Co., CA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

photon-hog

Date

January 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

rwp84

Date

June 20, 1987

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No photos or sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

charlie

Date

December 30, 2010

Description

Disturbed area by lake Dry seed head

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

elfaulkner

Date

August 21, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory (Cichorium intybus) Cichorium intybus

Observer

finatic

Date

July 2, 2011 09:03 AM PDT

Description

Sacramento County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

rangerrich

Date

December 1, 2013 08:08 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

November 15, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

finrod

Date

November 9, 2013

Place

Vulci (Google, OSM)

Description

scattered, in flower

Photos / Sounds

What

Chicory (Cichorium intybus) Cichorium intybus

Observer

marvelliott

Date

October 23, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mfrancois

Date

October 13, 2013

Place

Salem Ma (Google, OSM)

Description

Cichorium intybus or Chicory is a Eurasian plant that has become weedy in North America. Its leaves are sometimes used as salad greens, and the roasted roots are ground and added to coffee or used as a coffee substitute.

leaves are simple (lobed or unlobed but not separated into leaflets)

leaf arrangement: alternate: there is one leaf per node along the stem

the flower head has ray flowers only, meaning all of the individual flowers of the flower head have a strap-shaped ray, which may or may not have teeth at the very tip of the ray

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

jkane617

Date

September 10, 2013 11:52 AM EDT

Description

This lavender flower has 5 prongs at the edge of each petal. There are little antennas in the middle of the flower that curl at the ends.

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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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