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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Pilosella piloselloides   FAMILY Asteraceae_   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hieracium piloselloides   FAMILY Asteraceae_

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Hieracium piloselloides

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Hieracium praealtum var. decipiens

SYNONYMOUS WITH New treatment of Pilosella for EuroMediterranean flora (Brautigam & Greuter, 2007)
Pilosella piloselloides

(?) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-10-004:
Hieracium florentinum   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

COMMON NAME:
Smooth Hawkweed, Glaucous King-devil, Tall Hawkweed


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image of Pilosella piloselloides, Smooth Hawkweed, Glaucous King-devil, Tall Hawkweed

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_hifl_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Pilosella piloselloides   FAMILY Asteraceae_

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hieracium piloselloides   FAMILY Asteraceae_

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Hieracium piloselloides

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Hieracium praealtum var. decipiens

SYNONYMOUS WITH New treatment of Pilosella for EuroMediterranean flora (Brautigam & Greuter, 2007)
Pilosella piloselloides

(?) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-10-004:
Hieracium florentinum   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

689

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Uncommon in NC, rare in GA & SC

Habitat: Fields, pastures, roadsides, per Weakley's Flora

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DOES THE PLANT HAVE "MILKY SAP"?
Has milky sap (latex)

LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly basal

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: Golden-yellow
Disc: Absent
Ray flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Black
Achene

 

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