Chicory leaves form a rosette at ground level and look very similar to dandelion or plantain. The leaves can be either smooth or serrated or have a combination of both depending on plant maturity. ... Chicory has many qualities that make it an excellent choice to include in food plots managed for deer.
Pollination occurs by insect, bird, wind, humans, or other natural mechanisms. Because there are no restrictions on the flow of pollen between individuals, open-pollinated plants are more genetically diverse. However, as long as pollen is not shared between different varieties within the same species, then the seed produced will remain true-to-type year after year.
* This is an estimated guide. Conditions may vary considerably due to location.