Pictorial guide to the flora of the British Isles

Hieracium sect. Stelligera Zahn

hawkweeds (Asteraceae / Compositae)

SpreadBias within British IslesDirection of bias
Very localNegligible tendency

Comprising:
  • Hieracium amydrostictum P. D. Sell – pale-spotted hawkweed
  • Hieracium angustatiforme P. D. Sell & C. West – small-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium angustatum (Lindeb.) Lindeb. – lesser-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium apiculatidens P. D. Sell – qpiculate-toothed hawkweed
  • Hieracium argentatum (Pugsley) P. D. Sell – Killarney hawkweed
  • Hieracium argenteum Fr. – silver hawkweed
  • Hieracium argentiforme P. D. Sell – Sutherland hawkweed
  • Hieracium arvonense P. D. Sell – Caernarvon hawkweed
  • Hieracium attenboroughianum T. C. G. Rich – Attenborough’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium basalticola Pugsley – basalt hawkweed
  • Hieracium basicrinum (Zahn) Roffey – Fionn Glenn hawkweed
  • Hieracium bettyhillense P. D. Sell – Bettyhill hawkweed
  • Hieracium boswellii E. F. Linton – Boswell’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium breconense P. D. Sell – Brecon hawkweed
  • Hieracium brigantum (F. Hanb.) Roffey – Yorkshire hawkweed
  • Hieracium britanniciforme Pugsley – Orme’s Head hawkweed
  • Hieracium britannicoides P. D. Sell – confused hawkweed
  • Hieracium britannicum F. Hanb. – British hawkweed
  • Hieracium cacuminum (Ley) Ley – summit hawkweed
  • Hieracium cambricum (Baker) F. Hanb. – Welsh hawkweed
  • Hieracium carenorum F. Hanb. – pale-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium carneddorum Pugsley – Carnedd hawkweed
  • Hieracium cillense Pugsley – Cille hawkweed
  • Hieracium crinellum Omang – blunt-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium cyathis (Ley) W. R. Linton – cup-shaped hawkweed
  • Hieracium dalense P. D. Sell – Dales Hawkwood
  • Hieracium decolor (W. R. Linton) Ley – shade hawkweed
  • Hieracium dentulum (E. F. Linton) P. D. Sell – thick-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium dicella P. D. Sell & C. West – forked hawkweed
  • Hieracium ebudicum Pugsley – Ebudes hawkweed
  • Hieracium eucallum P. D. Sell & C. West – spreading-toothed hawkweed
  • Hieracium eustomon (E. F. Linton) Roffey – Bristol Channel hawkweed
  • Hieracium fratrum Pugsley – shale hawkweed
  • Hieracium fucatifolium P. D. Sell – painted-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium grampianum P. D. Sell – Grampian hawkweed
  • Hieracium hesperium P. D. Sell – Donegal hawkweed
  • Hieracium holophyllum W. R. Linton – undivided-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium hypochaeroides S. Gibson – cat’s-ear hawkweed
  • Hieracium hypophalacrum P. D. Sell – Berriedale hawkweed
  • Hieracium inaequilaterum P. D. Sell – uneven-toothed hawkweed
  • Hieracium lasiophyllum W. D. J. Koch – stiff-haired hawkweed
  • Hieracium leyanum (Zahn) Roffey – fat-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium leyi F. Hanb. – Ley’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium naviense J. N. Mills – Derby hawkweed
  • Hieracium nitidum Backh. f. – shining-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium peroblongum P. D. Sell – Westmorland hawkweed
  • Hieracium portlandicum T. C. G. Rich – Portland hawkweed
  • Hieracium promontoriale P. D. Sell – Humphrey Head hawkweed
  • Hieracium pseudoleyi (Zahn) Roffey – purple-flushed hawkweed
  • Hieracium repandulare Druce – repand-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium riddelsdellii Pugsley – Riddelsdell’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium rubicundiforme (Zahn) Roffey – rubicund hawkweed
  • Hieracium rubiginosum F. Hanb. – rusty-red hawkweed
  • Hieracium sarcophylloides Dahlst. – fleshy-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium saxorum (F. Hanb.) P. D. Sell & C. West – rock hawkweed
  • Hieracium schmidtii Tausch – Schmidt’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium siluriense (F. Hanb.) P. D. Sell – Silurian hawkweed
  • Hieracium sommerfeltii Lindeb. – Sommerfelt’s hawkweed
  • Hieracium stenolepiforme (Pugsley) P. D. Sell & C. West – Cheddar hawkweed
  • Hieracium stenopholidium (Dahlst.) Omang – western hawkweed
  • Hieracium stictum P. D. Sell – lance-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium subbritannicum (Ley) P. D. Sell & C. West – limestone hawkweed
  • Hieracium subcyaneum (W. R. Linton) Pugsley – porrect-bracted hawkweed
  • Hieracium sublasiophyllum P. D. Sell – slender-bracted hawkweed
  • Hieracium subplanifolium Pugsley – flat-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium subrubicundum Dahlst. – large-leaved hawkweed
  • Hieracium tricolorans (Zahn) Pugsley – three-coloured hawkweed
  • Hieracium vagense (F. Hanb.) Ley – Wye hawkweed
  • Hieracium vagicola P. D. Sell – Tutshill hawkweed
  • Hieracium veterascens Dahlst. – Coldbackie hawkweed

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