Leontodon
hawkbit
2 species
1 subspecies and varieties
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Leontodon autumnalisautumn hawkbit
Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to Oregon, east to Idaho and Montana; also in eastern North America.
Habitat: Roadsides, pastures, open fields and other disturbed areas primarily in the lowlands, but also found along roads at alpine elevations in the mountains (e.g., Mt. Baker area).
Origin: Introduced from Eurasia
Flowers: July-September
Leontodon saxatilishairy hawkbit
Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to California, Nevada, and Arizona, also in central and eastern North America.
Habitat: Roadsides, wastelots, meadows, and other disturbed, open areas.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: July-September
ssp. saxatilis – lesser hawkbit