Plant ID forum: Some sort of wild lettuce?

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Figandcheese
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
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DaisyI
Apr 21, 2018 12:57 PM CST
Welcome!

Maybe a poppy?
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janinilulu
Apr 21, 2018 2:13 PM CST
Yes, Papaver somniferum...sometimes called 'Lettuce Leaf Poppy'.
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plantladylin
Apr 21, 2018 2:14 PM CST
The leaves do resemble those of Opium Poppy (Papaver somniferum)

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