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Common Ragwort

(Senecio jacobaea)

Photo credit: Floralimages.co.uk


Ragwort can pose a danger to horses and livestock. It is important ito prevent it from spreading to agricultural land, particularly grazing areas or land used to produce conserved forage.

Plant information and growing conditions

  • Plant Type
    Herbaceous Perennial
  • Sun/Shade
    Partial Shade, Full Sun
  • Months of Flowering
    March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
  • Flower Colours
    Yellow
  • Petals
    7+
  • Arrangement
    Cluster
  • Exposure
    Exposed, Sheltered
  • Soil Type
    Loam, Sand, Clay
  • Soil pH
    Neutral, Acid, Alkaline

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