Threadleaf Groudsel

Senecio flaccidus

Threadleaf Groundsel 6

Senecio flaccidus, more commonly known as Threadleaf Groundsel, is a yellow flower with long thin petals. It grows in bunches and has a long stem. Threadleaf Groundsel 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 Groundsel lives in southwest parts of America including Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, California, and Texas. Threadleaf Groundsel is native to the Bosque.

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

By Annie, age 12
Judith, age 13

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/jroldenettel/15464141496/
  2. (c) Rebecca, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Rebecca Marschall, http://www.flickr.com/photos/50008741@N00/6139242704
  3. (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/jroldenettel/15470865556/
  4. (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/jroldenettel/15464149496/
  5. (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/jroldenettel/7934125482/
  6. Adapted by albuquerqueherbalism from a work by (c) kristen_himm, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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Color yellow