Weed- Orange Hawkweed

 Orange Hawkweed

Hieracium aurantiacum

    • also known as the devil’s paintbrush
    • grows up to 24 inches tall
    • flowers are red-orange with strap- shaped petals having notched tips
    • forms extensive mats that eliminate other native vegetation
    • annual cultivation will control these weeds
  • current priority is to stop this new invader