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Ecalyculate ligulate groundsel

Observed: 22nd September 2012 By: lavateraguylavateraguy’s reputation in Plantslavateraguy’s reputation in Plantslavateraguy’s reputation in Plantslavateraguy’s reputation in Plantslavateraguy’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Exurban roadside weed, with short revolute ligulate flowers as well as disc flowers. Exterior whorl of shorter phyllaries apparently absent. Plant not sticky, but apparently quite hairy.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Groundsel (Senecio sect. Senecio) interacts

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Exurban

When I saw that word at the start of your description, I thought perhaps you had been botanising on the outskirts of Beverley Hills.

Mow Cop? Similar...but maybe not quite so affluent.

Another jargonistic Americanism we could happily do without. ;)

Ian
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