Taxon  Report   7522 
Senecio sylvaticus  L.
Woodland groundsel,  Woodland ragwort
Senecio sylvaticus
© 1998 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Senecio sylvaticus
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Senecio sylvaticus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Senecio sylvaticus, 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 sylvaticus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Senecio
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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