Roundleaf Ragwort (Packera obovata)

  • Roundleaf Ragwort (Packera Obovata)
    Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 3: 545. | http://plants.usda.g... | License: PD USDA NRCS
  • Roundleaf Ragwort (Packera Obovata)
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Packera Obovata, or more commonly know as Roundleaf Ragwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Packera. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Packera Obovata or Roundleaf Ragwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Vermont.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Packera
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)