Douglas' threadleaf ragwort

Senecio flaccidus douglasii

Threadleaf Ragwort 2

Senecio flaccidus more commonly known as Threadleaf ragwort is a yellow flower with long thin petals. It grows in bunches and has a long stem. Threadleaf Ragwort is used to treat throat inflammation in humans and horses. It also relieves pain in arms, hips, and legs. They live in dry climates, and thrive in rocky or sandy environments. They need very little amounts of water. Threadleaf ragwort lives in southwest parts of America including Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, California, and Texas. Threadleaf Ragwort is native to the bosque.

Resources 2

plantsinusa.com
plants.usda.gov
Calscape.org
herbal-supliment-resources.com

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  1. (c) Rebecca, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Rebecca Marschall, http://www.flickr.com/photos/50008741@N00/6139242704
  2. (c) kristen_himm, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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Color yellow