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Common Ragwort

Latin name: Senecio Jacobaea

Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Partial Shade, Full Sun

Soil type: Loam, Sand, Clay

Months of flowering: March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Soil pH: Neutral, Acid, Alkaline

Flower colours: Yellow

Petals: 7

Arrangement: Cluster

Ragwort can pose a danger to horses and livestock. It is important ito prevent it from spreading to agricultural land, particularly grazing areas or land used to produce conserved forage.