- Family: aster (Asteraceae)
- Habitat: fields, roadsides & waste places
- Height: 1-1/2 to 3 feet
- Flower size: flowerheads 1-1/2 to 2 inches across
- Flower color: yellow
- Flowering time: June to August
- Origin: Europe, Asia
The seed heads of goat's-beard look a lot like those of dandelions, but much larger -- around 3 inches across.