Plant hunter’s discovery named after Attenborough

Attenborough’s hawkweed growing on Cribyn in the Brecon Beacons

Attenborough’s hawkweed growing on Cribyn in the Brecon Beacons

A new species of wild flower has been named after the world-famous naturalist and broadcaster, Sir David Attenborough. The yellow flower named Attenborough's hawkweed (Hieracium attenboroughianum) was found by naturalists on a mountain we look after in the Brecon Beacons in South Wales.

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