Hieracium venosum

Common Names: Rattlesnake hawkweed, Robin’s plantain, rattlesnakeweed, veiny hawkweed
Category: Plants
Sub-category: Aster family

A hairy herb up to 45 cm tall, with contrasting purple veined-leaves crowded around the base of the stem. They may have a hairy fringe but are generally smooth. One plant can produce as many as 20 flower heads, each with 30 to 45 yellow ray flowers but no disc flowers.

Found in dry, open woods and clearings. Flowers May to October.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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