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Senecio velleioides

Forest Groundsel at Quaama, NSW

Senecio velleioides at Quaama, NSW - 21 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Senecio velleioides 14 Feb 2021 JackieMiles
Unidentified 13 Feb 2021 FionaG

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Author's notes

The flower looked exactly like Fireweed but with less petals and larger. The plant was overall bush like and the leaves were elongated, long (longest approximately 5 cms) and heart shaped.

2 comments

   14 Feb 2021
This one becomes pretty common after fire. The "wrap-around" leaf bases are distinctive.
FionaG wrote:
   14 Feb 2021
Thanks Jackie.

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Nearby sightings

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Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Quaama, NSW - 25 Apr 2020 by FionaG Leratiomcyes ceres (Red Woodchip Fungus) at Quaama, NSW - 25 Apr 2020 by FionaG Lepiota sp. (Lepiota) at Quaama, NSW - 18 Apr 2020 by FionaG Marasmiellus candidus at Quaama, NSW - 17 Apr 2020 by FionaG Polichne sp. (A Katydid) at Quaama, NSW - 16 Jan 2008 by FionaG Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Quaama, NSW - 14 Aug 2005 by FionaG
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Quaama, NSW - 25 Apr 2020 by FionaG
Leratiomcyes ceres (Red Woodchip Fungus) at Quaama, NSW - 25 Apr 2020 by FionaG
Lepiota sp. (Lepiota) at Quaama, NSW - 18 Apr 2020 by FionaG
Marasmiellus candidus at Quaama, NSW - 17 Apr 2020 by FionaG
Polichne sp. (A Katydid) at Quaama, NSW - 16 Jan 2008 by FionaG
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Quaama, NSW - 14 Aug 2005 by FionaG

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 21 Jan 2021 06:13 PM Recorded on
  • FionaG Recorded by

Additional information

  • Approx. 20 mm Flower dimension
  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height
  • True In flower

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