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Texas Ragwort


Gary Regner

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    Gary Regner
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    Gary Regner
Native Growing Area

Scientific Name: Senecio ampullaceus

Common Names: Texas Ragwort, Texas Groundsel


Also Ragwort, groundsel has narrow, yellow flowers and yellow center disc. There are seven to nine ray style flowers per each of the flower heads.

Bloom Color(s): yellow

Bloom Width: 1 - 1 1/4 in

Bloom Height: 1 - 3 in.

Foliage Color(s): Green

Plant Height: 1 - 2 ft.

Duration: Annual

Bloom Period: March to May

Plant Family: Asteraceae

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Sightings: Terramount, Branch Crossing and Research , Many , Poteet/Somerset Area