Hieracium racemosum W. et K.

Fam: Asteraceae (Compositae) 
Genus: Heiratium L. 
Species: Hieracium racemosum W. et K.
English Name:


Kite consisting of mixed (longer and shorter) rays. Fruit 3 - 5 mm long; his ribs form at the top of the ring; his ribs form a ring at the top fillet. Plant foolproof. Hairs short jagged (teeth shorter than the diameter of the pile). Stem during flowering with rosette of leaves; Stem leaves few or completely absent, rarely with more leaves. Lining of the basket naked or with rare hairs; sheath leaflets closer are not leaf. Leaves ± green, fibrous; at the base with long stems, rounded or heart-shaped base, rarely narrowed (but then the green and fibrous). Stem leaves 3 or more.  At the base few. Lining of the basket without glands or glands almost. Middle and upper stem leaves narrowed at the base or upper stem only heart-shaped and sessile. Wrapping notes most often with glands; their tops are not curved. Leaves broader, heart base and finely glandular on its edge. Leaves pale green or shell with a wide green edge.
H. racemosum W. K. (perennial plant) - From the forests across the country (1 - 2). VII - X. Fig. 1548.
Intermediate species: H. pseuderiopus Zahn (H. racemosum-sparsum) - Central and Western Balkan mountain, Ossogovo, Western Rhodopes mountains; H. olympicum Boiss. (H. racemosum-stuppeum) – Balkan mountain, Rila and Vitosha, Rodopes, Lozenska mountain, Pirin mountains.

Flowering Time: Blooms: VII—X

References: „Флора на България”, Н. Стоянов, Б. Стефанов, Б. Китанов, част II, Наука и Изкуство, София, (1967)

Distribution in Bulgaria: From the forests across the country in all appropriate floristic regions between 1000 and 2000 m altitude. (Conspectus of the Bulgarian Vascular Flora) = conspectus&gs_l= Zlc.


Conservation status and threats: not protected species in Bulgaria by theBiodiversity Law. Законодателство на Република България: Закон за биологичното разнообразие

Medical plant: it is not -


1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.

Hieracium racemosum 1. Hieracium racemosum 2. Hieracium racemosum 3. Hieracium racemosum 4.

Hieracium racemosum 5. Hieracium racemosum 6. Hieracium racemosum 7. Hieracium racemosum 8.


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