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Noun1.Pilosella - genus of hairy perennial herbs with horizontal rhizomes and leafy or underground stolons; Eurasia and North Africa; often considered congeneric with Hieracium
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
hawkweed - any of various plants of the genus Pilosella
Hieracium aurantiacum, orange hawkweed, Pilosella aurantiaca - European hawkweed having flower heads with bright orange-red rays; a troublesome weed especially as naturalized in northeastern North America; sometimes placed in genus Hieracium
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I now have a lovely natural, self sown mix of pale blue speedwell, various hawkbits, a sprinkling of bronzy-orange flowered Pilosella aurantiaca (commonly known as fox and cubs) and buttercups in the "surrendered" part of my lawn.
Identification and determination of triterpenoids in Hieracium pilosella L.
The company recently launched a new cosmetic active, JuvenEye CLR (INCI: Hieracium pilosella (hawkweed) extract, bellis perennis (daisy) flower extract).
Antioxidant Activity and Total Phenolic and Flavonoid Contents of Hieracium pilosella L.
Incongruent plastid and nuclear DNA phylogenies reveal ancient intergeneric hybridization in Pilosella hawkweeds (Hieracium, Cichorieae, Asteraceae).
El hombre es uno de los mediadores centrales para la dispersion y desarrollo de las especies invasoras, como por ejemplo introduciendo deliberadamente salmonidos en los rios patagonicos para fomentar la pesca deportiva, o generando condiciones optimas para el establecimiento de especies exoticas como en el caso de la maleza oreja de raton Hieracium pilosella. Del mismo modo, los comportamientos aceptados culturalmente favorecen el desarrollo de estas especies y su impacto en la biodiversidad, como por ejemplo cuando aceptamos que nuestros gatos domesticos realicen excursiones fuera de nuestra casa donde pueden depredar sobre la avifauna nativa.
The ratio of indigenous to alien species was obtained without taking into account micro-species from the genera Alchemilla, Hieracium, Pilosella, Taraxacum, Euphrasia, and Lotus.
Mae enw tebyg ar blanhigyn arall hefyd, sef y 'Fox and Cubs',' neu'r Orange Hawkweed yn Saesneg, a Pilosella aurantiaca ydi'r enw gwyddonol arno.
Lindb., Tragopogon heterospermus Schweigg, Hieracium umbellatum L., Pilosella officinarum F.
In contrast with the reference plot, these plots are grazed by sheep and have had significant modification of their vegetation, from dominantly tall tussocks of the genus Chionochloa to depleted short tussock and herbfield vegetation with the invasion of rabbits and the exotic weed Hieracium pilosella. It is thought that the each of the degraded plots had once been in a similar initial vegetation state as the reference plot, given the well documented evidence of widespread Chionochloa in the area after the arrival of the Maori (Treskonova 1991; McGlone and Moar 1998; McGlone 2001).