Packera obovata

Common Names: Roundleaf ragwort, spoon-leaved ragwort
Category: Plants
Sub-category: Aster family

Syn. Senecio obovatus. An erect perennial herb native to eastern North America. The basal and lower leaves are obovate with toothed margins, while the upper leaves are pinnately divided. Both ray and disk flowers are yellow, the heads held well above the foliage. Grows 6 to 18 inches tall, flowers are yellow, 0.75 inches wide.

Found in woods, banks, and limestone areas. Blooms May to June.

Primary Flower Color: Yellow
Secondary Flower Color: Yellow
Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.