Autumn Hawkbit - Scorzoneroides autumnalis

Alt Name
Leontodon autumnalis

Low to medium plant usually with branched stems. Leaves narrow oblong deeply toothed to pinnately lobed. Flowerheads 20 to 35 mm yellow, the outer rays striped with red outside.

Photo ID?

Rocky or grassy places, pathways, waysides.

When to see it

June to October.

Life History


UK Status

Common throughout Britain.

VC55 Status

Very common in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 526 of the 617 tetrads.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map