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Common Ragwort


An abundant flower of waste ground, hedgerows, pastures, dunes, downland; just about anywhere, especially if the ground is regularly disturbed.


 

Common Name Common Ragwort
Scientific Name Senecio jacobaea
Species Group Daisy Family Compositae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Daisy family - Compositae
Status very common
Flower Colour Group Yellow
Visible
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
  • 11 - November
Preferred Environment
Look for Does anyone not know ragwort? Look for cinnabar moth caterpillars!
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Daisy Family Compositae