Photos: Ballingeary, Co.Cork
Bright yellow flowers, greyish below outer florets. Long, thin, narrow, colourless scales amongst the flowers. Stems more/less hairless, enlarging at top, with dark, scaly bracts. Simple or once/twice branched. Leaves wavy-toothed, more/less bristly, oblong-lanceolate in basal rosette. Flower stems 20-40cm. Very variable.
Very common on roadsides, walls, grassland, dunes.
Similar: Lesser Hawkbit, Leontodon taraxacoides
Cats-ear. Ballingeary, County Cork.