*Hypochaeris radicata L.

All cypselas beaked. Leaves oblanceolate, up to 20 cm long, toothed, sinuate to pinnatifid, hairy with hispid hairs. Heads, up to 15 mm diam. Cypselas 4-7 mm long, with a beak 7–10 mm long. Pappus hairs 8–14 mm long. Perennial herb. Widespread. Weed of cultivation, pastures and waste places. Introd. from Europe; Asia and Africa. Fl. summer. Catsear or Flatweed