Taxon  Report   7501 
Senecio hydrophilus  Nutt.
Alkali Marsh Ragwort,  water groundsel, water ragwort
Senecio hydrophilus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Senecio hydrophilus
© 2008 John Dittes
Senecio hydrophilus
© 2002 Steve Matson
Senecio hydrophilus
© 2008 John Dittes
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Chaparral, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Senecio
Shade tolerant
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Senecio sandvicensis
 Information about  Senecio hydrophilus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SEHY2)

Nursery availability on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2015).

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