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Yeah...you don't want to light that while staring straight down at it, unless you want no eyebrows... with that in mind, I'm going to have to try this....
I call it "dandelion abortions", and it works. I have to light the seed balls 5 or 6 days in a row, they keep popping up, but eventually they stop, and then the yard is dandelion-free for a couple of months.
Looks like a long and tedious process. concentrated 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid works better
When SHTF propagate them they are very edible.
Makes a fairly decent wine to boot.