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Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Hieracium acuminatum

This Hawkweed is listed in Margetts & David (1981) as H. strumosum , one of the localities being St. Austell (SX05, 1966, L.J.Margetts), where it is still frequent growing on walls and waste ground (SX05G, 1992, R.J.Murphy). It is also well established at Upton Cross (SX27W).


French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.