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Prairie Ragwort (Packera plattensis)

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Plant Names (Nomenclature)

Common Plant Name Prairie Ragwort
Scientific Plant Name Packera plattensis
Other Common Names prairie groundsel
Other Scientific Names Senecio plattensis Senecio
Common Family Name Aster
Scientific Family Name Asteraceae

Origin

Native Status Kansas Native
Native Definition Native Species: Native to Kansas and the United States

Growth Characteristics

Growth Habit/Form Herb broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant; wildflowers and forbs
Life Span Perennial herbaceous; lives three or more years
Maximum Height 1.0 feet height in feet
Maximum Spread 0.5 feet width in feet
Flower Color Yellow, colors of the flowers
Flowering Season April - May typical months to expect blooms
Reproduction Seed Only methods of reproduction

Growth Requirements

Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Moisture Drained to Dry

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