Flower Database

Orange hawkweed

Basic information
Flower Name
Orange hawkweed
Formal Name
Hieracium aurantiacum l.
Alias
絵筆蒲公英, 絵筆菊, 紅輪蒲公英, Fox-and-cubs, Orange Hawkweed, Orange hawkweed
Habitat
Europe
Morph
Perennial plant
Comment
Orange hawkweed (scientific name:Hieracium aurantiacum l.) is a naturalized perennial Asteraceae native to Europe. It was brought to Japan during the Meiji era. Flowers from early summer to summer in the field eye-catching red give several a spindly stem tips. Roadsides and fields in Hokkaido, has bred many. Put a rosette of leaves, stems, leaves and buds of hair. Because It resembles a dandelion, a part of the flower name has it with a dandelion, but is the other genus. The orange hawkweed is the Hieracium genus, and the dandelion is a plant of the Taraxacum genus.
Generic name:Orange hawkweed、scientific name:Hieracium aurantiacum 、aka: Orange Hawkweed, origin: Europe, life type: perennial, height: 30-50 cm and roots raw leaf: spatula-type, margin entire, inflorescences shaped racemes, Corolla: loquacious flowers, flower: Zhu, Flowering period: June-August, flower diameter: 1.5-2 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Hieracium
Species
H. aurantiacum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
polypetalo
Leaf type
Spatulate/Spathulate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Orange
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
1.5  ~ 2