Hieracium lachenalii Suter.
Common Name: EUROPEAN HAWKWEED
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Forb

A European species, at borders, trails, and openings in dry rocky forests; yards and fencerows. Still rather uncommon, but first collected as long ago as 1886 in Keweenaw Co.

Like H. maculatum, quite attractive with its large heads and relatively few, large, toothed leaves. This is the species long called H. vulgatum Fries by American authors.

Locations

Alger County
Chippewa County
    Only on Drummond Island
Gogebic County
Houghton County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Mackinac County
    Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands
Oakland County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 14, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=368.