Senecio flaccidus Less.
Threadleaf Ragwort, Threadleaf Groundsel
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: SEFL3
A bluish-green, bushy, leafy plant covered with close white wool, bearing yellow flower heads in branched clusters.
This plant was once used medicinally by southwestern peoples.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , CO , KS , NM , NV , OK , TX , UT
Native Distribution: S. Colorado and Utah to Arizona, Texas, and Mexico.
Native Habitat: Dry rocky plains, deserts, and pinyon-juniper rangeland.
Find Seed or Plants
Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Senecio flaccidus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Senecio flaccidus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Senecio flaccidus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2016-04-20
Research By: TWC Staff