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Senecio sphaerocephalus
ballhead ragwort Aster Family
Senecio sphaerocephalus Asteraceae
common names
  ballhead ragwort
  marsh groundsel
accepted scientific name
  Senecio sphaerocephalus Greene
rules for finding collection records
  Senecio sphaerocephalus (286)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Shook
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .5 to .8 inches
Number of ray petals: 9 to 17
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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