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Common Name: Rattlesnake Weed
Hieracium venosum is a perennial plant that can grow up to 0.40 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..
Eastern N. America - Maine to Georgia, west to Ontario and Oklahoma.
Openings in forests, sandy hillsides at elevations of 10 - 300 metres[
A compound infusion of the root has been used in the treatment of bowel complaints[