Patagonia Wildflowers
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Madagascar ragwort
Senecio madagascariensis
Senecio madagascariensis
Madagascar ragwort Aster Family
Senecio madagascariensis Asteraceae
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English common name
  •Madagascar ragwort
Spanish common name
  •senecio amarillo
accepted scientific name
  •Senecio madagascariensis Poir.
rules for finding collection records
  •Senecio madagascariensis (347)
  •Senecio burchellii (5)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2011 Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.4 inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 13
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to Southern Africa

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
iNaturalist (100)
Starr Environmental (20)
Cal Photos (11)
Flora Mendocina (4)
Flora Uruguay (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
SEINet (1)
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