Hieracium umbellatum

Hieracium umbellatum

  • Hieracium umbellatum
  • Hieracium umbellatum
  • Hieracium umbellatum
  • Hieracium umbellatum
  • Flower name
    Hieracium umbellatum
  • Scientific name
    Hieracium umbellatum
  • Alias柳蒲公英, ヒエラシウム, Hieracium umbellatum
  • Place of originNorthern Hemisphere
  • Place of floweringFields and footpaths
  • Flowering seasonAugust, September

What is Hieracium umbellatum

Hieracium umbellatum (scientific name: Hieracium umbellatum) is native to the Northern Hemisphere and is a perennial plant of the genus Salixaceae. In Japan, it grows in wetlands in the mountains of Hokkaido to Honshu and Shikoku. In the summer, several yellow florets bloom at the tip of the elongated flower stalk. The leaves are oblong lanceolate and tapered, resembling Salix babylonica's leaves. In the same genus Hieracium, there is Orange hawkweed (scientific name:Hieracium aurantiacum) .

Generic name: Hieracium umbellatum, Scientific name: Hieracium umbellatum L. , habitat distribution: Hokkaido to Honshu and Shikoku in Japan, origin: Northern Hemisphere, Environment: wetlands in the mountains, plant height: 60-70 cm, leaf shape: oblong lanceolate, leaf color: green, leaf edge: sawtooth or whole edge, phyll: alternation, inflorescence form: scattered Inflorescence or panicle, flower color: yellow, flowering period: August to September, flower diameter: 3 cm, fruit type: thin, fruit color: black.


  • Order
    Asterales
  • Family
    Asteraceae
  • Genus
    Hieracium
  • Species
    H. umbellatum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Corymbose inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Tongue-shaped
  • Leaf type
    lanceolate
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeperennial plant
  • Flower colorsYellow
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height60.0 ~ 70.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.5 ~ 3.5 cm

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