Calflora
Taxon  Report   7492    
Senecio flaccidus  Less.  var. douglasii  (DC.) B. L. Turner & T. Barkley
Bush groundsel,  Bush senecio, Douglas' groundsel, Douglas' shrubby ragwort, Shrubby butterweed
Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Senecio
Parent: Senecio flaccidus

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Senecio douglasii var. tularensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Senecio douglasii
More information about  Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SEFLD)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 14, 2020).