Orange Hawkweed (Pilosella aurantiaca)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 12 inches to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Other Beneficial Insects
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Self seeds freely.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-06-18
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What species is this? 22 (Binomial name please) by NightCrow Jun 10, 2018 11:58 PM 2
Plant I.D. by RMJC Jun 5, 2017 8:11 AM 3
Does this need to be moved? by plantladylin May 30, 2017 11:56 AM 1
Plant id by Floo May 30, 2017 6:20 AM 3
Mystery Plant - Any ideas what it is? by Hayley420 Jun 3, 2016 12:58 PM 2
Weed by CindyG May 1, 2016 9:55 AM 14

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