HIERACIUM EXIMIUM

HIRSUTE HAWKWEED

Hieracium eximium

Daisy & Dandelion Family [Asteraceae]

Flowers:
month8jun month8june month8jul month8july month8aug month8sep month8sept month8oct

Pappus: pappusZpossible (white)
pappus8sep pappus8sept pappus8oct pappus8nov

status
statusZnative
flower
flower8yellow
morph
morph8actino
petals
petalsZMany
stem
stem8round
rarity
rarityZrare

Hieracium eximium forma tenellum - section Alpina

2008, Corrie Etchachan (800m), Central Cairngorms. Photo: © Peter Andrews
A more widespread Hawkweed of Scotland except for the far north.


2008, Corrie Etchachan (800m), Central Cairngorms. Photo: © Peter Andrews


2008, Corrie Etchachan (800m), Central Cairngorms. Photo: © Peter Andrews
Note the numerous and very thin and long bracts cupping the flower.


2008, Corrie Etchachan (800m), Central Cairngorms. Photo: © Peter Andrews


Hieracium eximium forma eximium - section Alpina


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Easily confused with : other section alpina Hawkweeds.

There are two sub-types of Hieracium eximum: forma tenellum and forma eximium.


  Hieracium eximium  ⇐ Global Aspect ⇒ Asteraceae  

Distribution
 family8Daisy & Dandelion family8Asteraceae

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genus8Hieracium
Hieracium
(Hawkweeds)

HIERACIUM EXIMIUM

HIRSUTE HAWKWEED

Hieracium eximium

Daisy & Dandelion Family [Asteraceae]