a European composite plant, Hieracium aurantiacum, having orange, dandelionlike flowers, growing as a weed, especially in eastern North America.
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Also called devil's paintbrush.
Origin of orange hawkweed
First recorded in 1895–1900
Words nearby orange hawkweed
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