Hieracium
hawkweed
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Hieracium albiflorumwhite flowered hawkweed, white hawkweed
Distribution: British Columbia to California, east to Colorado
Habitat: Open woods at moderate to mid-elevations in the mountains.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June - August
Hieracium aurantiacumking devil, orange hawkweed, devil's paintbrush
Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east across southern Canada and northern U.S; widely distributed throughout eastern U.S.
Habitat: Moist sites from lowlands to mid-elevations in the mountains, typically where disturbed.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: June-August
Hieracium caespitosumyellow king devil, meadow hawkweed
Distribution: Widely distributed on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to Washington, east to Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming; also occurring throughout eastern North America.
Habitat: Moist places from the lowlands to moderate elevations in the mountains, usually where the soil has been disturbed.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: June-August
Hieracium flagellarewhip hawkweed
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Hieracium ×floribundumflowery hawkweed
Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations in lowland western Washington; Washington east to Montana and Wyoming; eastern North America.
Habitat: Disturbed areas at low elevations.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: May-July
Hieracium glomeratumyellow devil hawkweed
Origin: Introduced
Hieracium lachenaliicommon hawkweed, English hawkweed, European hawkweed
Distribution: Uncommon introduction west of the Cascades in Washington and Oregon
Habitat: Disturbed areas
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: June - August
Hieracium longiberbelong bearded hawkweed
Distribution: Columbia River Gorge, Washington and Oregon.
Habitat: Hillsides and rock crevices.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June - July
Hieracium maculatummottled hawkweed
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Hieracium murorumwall hawkweed
Distribution: In scattered locations in lowland western Washington; British Columbia south to Washington; occurring throughout northeastern North America.
Habitat: Distrurbed areas and forest edge.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: April-June
Hieracium pilosellamouse ear hawkweed
Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to Oregon; northeastern North America.
Habitat: Disturbed areas, forest openings, prairies, meadows, and roadsides.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: June-August
Hieracium piloselloidestall hawkweed
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Hieracium sabaudumsavoy hawkweed
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Hieracium scoulerihound tongue hawkweed, Scouler's hawkweed, woolly weed
Distribution: Widely distributed throughout Washington; British Columbia south to California, chiefly in the Cascade-Sierra Nevada region.
Habitat: Mostly dry places in open woods, foothills to moderate or sometimes higher elevations in the mountains.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June-August
Hieracium stoloniflorumforked hawkweed
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Hieracium tristealpine hawkweed, slender hawkweed
Distribution: Occurring throughout the mountainous areas in Washington; Alaska south to California, east the Rocky Mountains of Canada and the U.S.
Habitat: Meadows and other open places in the mountains, usually at high elevations.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June-August
Hieracium umbellatumnarrowleaf hawkweed, umbellate hawkweed
Distribution: Occurring chiefly east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska south to northwest Oregon, east across the northern half of North America to the Atlantic Coast; circumboreal.
Habitat: Moist places in thickets and open woods.
Origin: Native
Flowers: July-September