Orange hawkweed

Hieracium aurantiacum l.

  • Orange hawkweed
  • Orange hawkweed
  • Orange hawkweed
  • Orange hawkweed
  • Flower name
    Orange hawkweed
  • Scientific name
    Hieracium aurantiacum l.
  • Aliasエフデタンポポ, エフデギク, 絵筆蒲公英, 絵筆菊, 紅輪蒲公英, ヒエラシウム, Fox-and-cubs, Orange Hawkweed, Orange hawkweed
  • Place of originEurope
  • Place of floweringFields and footpaths
  • Flowering seasonJune, July, August

What is Orange hawkweed

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.


  • Eye
    Asterales
  • Family
    Asteraceae
  • Genus
    Hieracium
  • Species
    H. aurantiacum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Multi-petaled
  • Leaf type
    Spatula-shaped
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typePerennial plant
  • Flower colorsOrange
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height30 ~ 50 cm
  • Diameter of flower1 ~ 2 cm

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