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  1. king devil, yellow hawkweed, Hieracium praealtumnoun

    European hawkweed introduced into northeastern United States; locally troublesome weeds


  1. yellow hawkweed

    Pilosella caespitosa (synonym Hieracium caespitosum, commonly known as meadow hawkweed, yellow hawkweed,field hawkweed, king devil, yellow paintbrush, devil's paintbrush, yellow devil, yellow fox-and-cubs, and yellow king-devil) is like several other Pilosella species and has a similar appearance to many of the hawkweeds.


  1. yellow hawkweed

    Yellow hawkweed, scientifically known as Hieracium caespitosum, is a perennial plant species belonging to the Asteraceae or sunflower family. It is characterized by its yellow, dandelion-like flower clusters, long, hairy, lance-shaped leaves, and a milky sap within. Originally from Eastern Europe, this plant has been introduced to several countries, where it is often considered an invasive weed due to its rapid growth and ability to crowd out native species. It is also commonly known as field hawkweed, king devil, or meadow hawkweed.


  1. Yellow Hawkweed

    Yellow Hawkweed is a hairy perennial plant native to Europe. In North America, this plant has escaped cultivation and is a common weed of fields and roadsides. The flowers are yellow, reminiscent of a dandelion, but borne on tall, very hairy stems. It is sometimes known as the "King Devil." Pliny the Elder wrote that hawks ate this plant to improve their vision, and it has been used as an herbal remedy for vision problems.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yellow hawkweed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yellow hawkweed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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