Senecio jacobaea L.

Common name

English: Common ragwort

German: Jakobs-Greiskraut

Mandarin: 新疆千里光 (xin jiang qian li guang)

Portuguese: Erva-de-São-Tiago

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Senecio (9)

           Epithet: jacobaea L. (1)

jacobaea => used in pre-Linnaeus times for different Senecio (Ragwort) species

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Senecio jacobaea at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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