Common Dandelion, Blowball, Canker Wort, Clock Flower, Dente De Lion, Dudhal, Dumble-dor, Fairy Clock, Fortune Teller, Hokaei-kon, Huang Hua Di Ding, TOE
Aids in digestion
Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) is useful for improved liver function as it is a potent natural diuretic. The leaves contain a wide range of vitamins and minerals, including potassium. The roots of the herb are primarily considered for supporting digestion and liver function, while as its leaves are used as diuretic and digestive stimulant. Poultry farmers in British Columbia (B.C.), Canada use dandelions to treat endoparasites in poultry, and as a food for foraging and ground cover.
Al-Kassie, G. A. M., & Witwit, N. M. Acomparative study on diet supplementation with a mixture of herbal plants and dandelion as asource of prebiotics on the performance of broilers. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition (2010)