Packera obovata
(Roundleaf Ragwort)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Roundleaf Ragwort, Roundleaf Groundsel, Squaw Weed
    Synonyms: Senecio obovatus, Senecio rotundus
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - June
    Status: Native

Packera obovata, or Roundleaf Ragwort, native to the southeastern half of the US. It is a perennial that grows in moist to dryish meadows, fields, prairies and roadsides, as well as streambanks and woodland edges.

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