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Crepis modocensis

Low hawksbeard, modoc hawksbeard(Crepis modocensis)Crepis modocensis
Common Names modoc hawksbeard, low hawksbeard
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No

Low hawksbeard, modoc hawksbeard(Crepis modocensis)

Low Hawksbeard is a perennial dandelion-like plant. It has a long taproot and it grows 10 to 30 cm in height. Its yellow head usually have 10 to 60 ray flowers. It can be found in dry rocky areas, usually with rigid sagebrush.

modoc hawksbeard

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Dr. Clinton C. Shock

Malheur Agricultural Experiment Station
595 Onion Avenue
Ontario, OR 97914
(541) 889-2174
FAX (541) 889-7831

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