Common Name: Mouse-ear Hawkweed (Hieracium, Hawkweed)
Latin Name:Hieracium pilosella, syn. Pilosella officinarum
Family Name: Asteraceae/Compositae
There are thousands of species of Hawkweeds, but the Mouse-ear Hawkweed is among the most common. There are no known hazards of Hawkweeds, but it is best to feed mature plants only as part of a varied diet, where the protein content is low and the fibre high.