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 Orange Hawkweed

Hieracium aurantiacum

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Wildflowers - Mushrooms - Lichens & Moss ...found in New York

Orange Hawkweed
- Hieracium aurantiacum

Aster Family
AKA: Devil's Paintbrush
Naturalized alien - garden escapee

Most hawkweeds are yellow, Devil's Paintbrush is fiery orange. Like other hawkweeds the plant is quite hairy.

Hawkweeds have a habit of being invasive but make an impressive mass display in lawns if left to flower instead of mowing

Found: Fields, roadsides, waste places,lawns
Height: 8 - 24 inch
June - Sept bloom time

Orange Hawkweed

Orange Hawkweed

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