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Senecio amplectens
showy alpine ragwort Aster Family
Senecio amplectens Asteraceae
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common names
  showy alpine ragwort
  alpine groundsel
accepted scientific name
  Senecio amplectens A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Ligularia amplectens (9)
  Ligularia holmii (9)
  Senecio amplectens (681)
  Senecio holmii (10)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2011 Bryant Olsen
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1. to 2. inches
Number of ray petals: 10 to 13
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of July thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (25%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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