thistle leaves

July 18, 2009

thistle leaves

thistle leaves in Jo’s garden
July 2009 Daniel Wetmore

dandelion is barely disguised French for “tooth of the lion” dent-de-lion
due to the shape of its leaves
name could have been given to the thistle

“disguise” looks French too

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dandelions and bricks

May 7, 2009

dandelions and bricks

by Julio’s Cantina, Montpelier, VT May 2009 Daniel Wetmore

dandelion is from the French dent-de-lion tooth of the lion (think of the shape of the leaf)