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Hieracium pilosella

Common Name(s):
Mouse-ear hawkweed
Category:
Wildflowers
Comment:

Often grows in large colonies

Season:
Summer into early fall
Height:
8-10 in.
Foliage:
No stem leaves; 1-5 in. oblong basal leaves; white woolly below
Flower:
1 in. single yellow dandelion-like flower; sometimes two or three flowers; bracts covered with stiff, long hairs and glands
Site:
Fields, roadsides, sparse woodlands
Life Cycle:
Perennial

NCCES plant id: 2609

Hieracium pilosella Hieracium pilosella