OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Packera crawfordii   FAMILY Asteraceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Packera paupercula   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Packera paupercula

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-19-006?:
Senecio pauperculus   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Senecio crawfordii

 

COMMON NAME:
Bog Ragwort, Groundsel


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image of Packera crawfordii, Bog Ragwort, Groundsel

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_secr6_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Packera crawfordii   FAMILY Asteraceae

(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Packera paupercula   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Packera paupercula

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-19-006?:
Senecio pauperculus   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Senecio crawfordii

 

Find by scientific name:

3493

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Habitat: bogs, fens, calcareous longleaf pine savannas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring
Brown
Achene

 

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