Groundsel: Squaw-weed.

Senecio aureus.

Composite Family. May - July.

Found in wet meadows. Newfoundland and Ontario to Gulf of Mexico, west to Missouri.


Golden yellow, in loose clusters terminating stem, 12 - 30 inches high.


Those from the root round or heart-shaped, long-stemmed, toothed; stem leaves variable, deeply lobed, uppermost clasping.

Golden Ragwort.

Golden Ragwort.