Leontodon


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Noun1.Leontodon - hawkbitLeontodon - hawkbit        
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
hawkbit - any of various common wildflowers of the genus Leontodon; of temperate Eurasia to Mediterranean regions
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Rouleau's catalogue of known species of Newfoundland vascular plants as being in the Grey Herbarium collection, only one plant, Leontodon autumnalis, is still present: Sharon Yelton, Harvard University Herbaria, to Ingeborg Marshall, 12 Mar.
gaditana, Anagallis tenella, Blackstonia perfoliata, Carex punctata, Calamagrostis epigejos, Carex arenaria, Isolepis setacea, Leontodon saxatilis, Oenanthe lachenalii, Plantago uniflora, Pullicaria dysenterica, Ranunculus flammula, Samolus valerandii, Teucrium scordium.
Asteraceae Leontodon taraxacoides (Vill.) Merat Asteraceae Pericallis webbii Sch.
Carex ornithopoda 8 9 Cirsium acaule 16 9 Gymnadenia conopsea 8 8 Leontodon hispidus 40 11 Linum catharticum 24 5 Ononis arvensis 68 28 Ophioglossum vulgatum 16 22 Pimpinella saxifraga 80 31 Plantago media 44 12 Primula veris 84 15 Trifolium montanum 32 8 Class Trifolio-Geranietea Agrimonia eupatoria 52 4 Origanum vulgare 16 1 Solidago virgaurea 36 .
Br.), Eucalyptus globulus (Labill), and Rubus ulmifolius (Schott), and riverside vegetation with a predominance of Leontodon taraxacoides (Vill) Merat, Plantago lanceolata (L.), Taraxacum officinalis (Weber), and Blechnum hastatum (Kaulf).
A THE common name comes from the Greek word "leontodon", meaning lion's tooth.
Leontodon autumnalis 2 Lychnis flos-cuculi 1 5 Poaceae 1 60 Potentilla erecta 8 15 Potentilla argentea 1 Prunella vulgaris 39 Ranunculus repens 11 136 WETLAND PLANTS Carex flava 1 1 Carex pseudocyperus 1 Carexspp.
Gustav Vilbaste admits that, although people have reported that arnica was growing in the local forest, they have meant different local plants from such genera as Leontodon, Hieracium, Crepis, Solidago (Vilbaste 1993:174).
* Common Nipplewort Leontodon taraxacoides (Vill.) Merat Lesser Hawkbit Leucanthemum X superbum (J.W.