[Hawkweeds West of the Cascade Mountains]

Orange Hawkweed, King Devil, Devil's Paintbrush

Hieracium aurantiacum

Orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008.

A close-up view down onto the inflorescence of orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008.

Orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008.

A close-up sideview of the inflorescence of orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008.

Orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008. ----- Orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008.

Two additional close-ups of the inflorescence of orange hawkweed as seen below the tunnel along the Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park.......................July 25, 2008. Click each photo to see an enlarged view (2x).

Paul Slichter