hawkweed


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any of various plants of the genus Pilosella

any of numerous often hairy plants of the genus Hieracium having yellow or orange flowers that resemble the dandelion

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The Hawkweed Legacy picks up the story after the dust of battle has subsided and the Hawkweed witch clan is left leaderless as heartbroken Poppy travels to Africa to explore who she is and contemplate her own future without Leo her forsworn love.
Project 3: moving the outfall of storm overflow port hawkweed and replacement of the downstream pipe.
Stands of knotweed, orange hawkweed, and Canada thistle were removed, but those invasive weeds have not yet been eradicated.
Other plants, especially weeds such as hawkweed and dandelions, can produce true seeds that are clones of themselves without sexual reproduction -- a still poorly understood process called apomixis.
A seedy eye of orange hawkweed blinks in sunlight stupidly, a mink bumbles away, a ringnecked snake among stones lifts its head like a spark, a dead young woodcock-- long dead, the mink will not touch it-- sprawls in the hatchment of its soft plumage and clutches emptiness with drawn talons.
I cried as I picked the yellow hawkweed that grew along the creek bank to decorate her grave.
The events will give people a chance to learn about wildflowers found at the site such as ladies bedstraw, musk thistle, mouse-ear hawkweed and wild thyme.
Machel and Febe's Women of the Forest Vegetable Stew (6-8 servings or 2 servings for a couple of really hungry women) Ingredients: Olive oil 6-8 cloves of garlic 1-2 onions 2-3 potatoes 3-4 chopped carrots 2-3 large beets and tops Dandelions (flowers and leaves) 3/4 cup chopped cabbage Orange hawkweed ("devil's paintbrush") flowers and leaves Pepper and sea salt to taste Nutritional yeast Herbs de Province (blend of rosemary, tarragon, lavender flowers, thyme and oregano) In a large cast iron pot, pour in 1/4 cup of olive oil.
C[pounds sterling]From oxeye daisy, to wild rose, bright red poppies to heartsease, from white clover to fire lily and orange hawkweed to ladyCOs mantle and lots more; the collection lifts spirits like the beauty of the wildflowers.
Just to give you an idea I have found two chamomile patches, two species of buttercup, dandelions, daisies, three species of plantain, field wood rush, self heal, an unidentified tiny wild cranesbill, ragwort, two species of clover, speedwell, hawkbit and hawkweed.
Other popular species were: mouse-ear hawkweed (Pilosella officinarum F.
When weeds such as clovers, common speedwell, birdsfoot trefoil, or hawkweed are predominant, low fertility is often the problem.
Another team reported the reemergence of sex in a plant--a hawkweed (Hieracium pilosella).
Narrow-leaved hawkweed (Hieracium umbellatum), common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale), pearly everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea), yarrow (Achillea millefolium), and oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) were classified under the sunflower family.
But native plant species are threatened by invasives such as hawkweed and spotted knapweed--an invader that could "raise havoc" in the park's sandy areas, according to Julie Van Stappen, a natural resources expert at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.