Taxon  Report   7487 
Senecio elegans  L.
Redpurple ragwort

Senecio elegans
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Senecio elegans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Senecio elegans
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Senecio
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 26, 2015).

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