Crayola announces it is retiring Dandelion crayon

A 24-count box of Crayola crayons are shown, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

NEW YORK (WCMH) — Crayola announced Thursday that its yellow Dandelion color will be retired.

The company had planned to make the announcement on Friday (National Crayon Day) but moved it up. It’s the first time the company has ever retired a color from its 24-pack of crayons. 

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