Definition of hawksbeard in English:

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hawksbeard

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noun

A plant of the daisy family which resembles a dandelion but has a branched stem with several flowers.
  • Genus Crepis, family Compositae
Example sentences
  • Asiatic false hawksbeard is found from Pennsylvania to Texas and all states southeast, as well as Hawaii.
  • You'll find this most common of the hawksbeards ranging anywhere from a few inches to several feet in height.
  • Hawksbeard is more likely to be found in crops and gardens.
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