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1,500 - 6,000 ft.
June, July, August, September, October
Height | Length:
< 4 ft.
Life Cycle | Lifeform:
Chihuahuan, Great Basin, Mojave, Sonoran
Senecio flaccidus is a shrub in the Asteraceae (Sunflower) family. It has dark green fleshy, curly leaves and woody stems. Flower have bright yellow ray flowers and golden orange disc flowers. Note the bumblebee pollinator gathering nectar. Pioneertown, CA | October 28, 2015
Senecio flaccidus blooms in the summertime, and matures into fuzzy orbs packed with seeds, which are dispersed by significant winds. Pioneertown, CA | October 2015