Yellow Hawkweed – 6/26/15
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/26/15
Observation Time: 1:40 p.m.
Observation Location: meadow near Morse and Lakeview Streets
Common Name: Yellow Hawkweed
Scientific Name: Hieracium caespitosum
Comments: Yellow hawkweed is native to Europe and was introduced as an ornamental into New York in 1879. It is now a destructive weed of pastureland. It can colonize a wide range of habitats with sandy or gravelly soils.
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