hawk's-beard definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various plants of this genus Crepis having loose minds of yellowish plants over a long branched leafy stem; found in the Northern hemisphere.
    • A plant regarding the genus Crepis, allied to the hawkweeds additionally the dandelion. Various types, as Crepis rubra, are cultivated. See Crepis.
    • any one of numerous flowers of genus Crepis having free minds of yellow flowers above an extended branched leafy stem; north hemisphere

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