I didn't know that.
There are dandelions here in the Nevada desert each spring, but there are much more of them during the wet years. This was a special year with large amount of rains and dandelion display was quite impressive.
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.""