Shaggy Hawkweed (Hieracium villosum)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 15-30 cm
Plant Spread: 30 cm
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Foliage, stems, buds are thickly covered in long white hairs, giving a silvery appearance.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: indoors: max. 15C
Depth to plant seed: cover the seeds very thin
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting

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Wildflowers in EuropeWildflowers in Europe
August 20, 2013

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