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sudden mind blank - what's this blue flower edible green plant? - chicory

 
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why can't I remember what this is called?

we can eat the greens when young.  tastes like dandelion

roast the roots for a coffee substitute and also used as a sweetener in some things.
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what is it? chicory
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