Plant ID forum→Some sort of wild lettuce?

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Vancouver Island, BC
Apr 21, 2018 12:50 PM CST
I inherited a garden, seem to have lots of this popping up this spring. I thought it was dandelion at first but there's no signs of any flowers, very crisp lettuce-y smell to it when broken off, single thick taproot when pulled up.
Any ideas?
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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Apr 21, 2018 12:57 PM CST

Maybe a poppy?
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NE Connecticut (Zone 6a)
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Apr 21, 2018 2:13 PM CST
Yes, Papaver somniferum...sometimes called 'Lettuce Leaf Poppy'.
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Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Apr 21, 2018 2:14 PM CST
The leaves do resemble those of Opium Poppy (Papaver somniferum)

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