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Related to butterweed: Senecio glabellus
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Synonyms for butterweed

American ragwort with yellow flowers

any of several yellow-flowered plants of the genus Packera

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Purple loosestrife, butterweed, catclaw mimosa, butter and eggs .
Rooting for food, they have wrenched up butterweed, purple milkweed and the Carolina bogmint, which is found in only 13 other places in the world.
Photo: Below a red slate summit(right), riders and stock cross a meadow dotted with butterweed.
Butterweed, yellowtop; Young successional woods, old-fields; Infrequent but widespread; C = 0; BSUH 17852.
Butterweed, Yellowtop; Floodplain woods south of central field; Rare; C = 0; BSUH 17700.