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Senecio mohavensis

Senecio mohavensis A. Gray

Mojave Groundsel, Mojave Ragwort

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: SEMO3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Sometimes no ray florets present.

Distribution

USA: AZ , CA , NV

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Senecio mohavensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Senecio mohavensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Senecio mohavensis

Metadata

Record Modified: 2019-05-17
Research By: CBR

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