Common Groundsel
Senecio vulgaris Aster Family
(c) Jean Tosti
(c) Jean Tosti
(c) Rasbak
(c) Jean Tosti(c) Jean Tosti(c) Rasbak

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Yellow

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped, Toothed

Habitat Type: Open woods and clearings

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Successional Field (5)

Total Number of EMUs: 1

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Notes: Bluish stem

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston