yellow hawkweed

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Related to Hieracium pratense: yellow hawkweed, meadow hawkweed
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Noun1.yellow hawkweed - European hawkweed introduced into northeastern United Statesyellow hawkweed - European hawkweed introduced into northeastern United States; locally troublesome weeds
genus Hieracium, Hieracium - large genus of perennial hairy herbs of Europe to western Asia to northwestern Africa and North America; few are ornamental; often considered congeneric with Pilosella
weed - any plant that crowds out cultivated plants
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In the second experiment, we placed rosettes of Hieracium pratense, the dominant understory forb, under nine levels of shade cloth, ranging from 95% shade to full sun.
During the period that most penultimate females approach their final molt (mid-June to early July), oxeye daisy Chrysanthemum leucanthemum, red clover Trifolium pratense and hawkweed Hieracium pratense are among the most common species in flower.