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Senecio quaylei

Senecio quaylei T.M. Barkley

Quayle's Ragwort, Quayle's Groundsel

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: SEQU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet 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



Web Reference

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

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-04-12
Research By: CBR

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