Herb: Rattlesnake Weed

Latin name: Hieracium venosum

Family: Compositae

Medicinal use of Rattlesnake Weed:

A compound infusion of the root has been used in the treatment of bowel complaints.

Description of the plant:


30 cm
(11 3/4 inch)

Habitat of the herb:

Open woods and clearings

Cultivation of Rattlesnake Weed:

Open woods and clearings

Known hazards of Hieracium venosum:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.