Hieracium x fassettii var. fassettii
Family: Asteraceae
Fassett's hawkweed
Hieracium x fassettii var. fassettii image
Etymology: Hieracium: classical name hierakion from ancient Greek hierax, "a hawk".  The Roman naturalist Pliny believed that hawks fed on this plant to strengthen their eyesight and thus it became the Greek and Latin name for this and similar plants, called hawkweed.
Plants: perennial forb
Conservation Status: Native
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