Ragwort, Lady’s bedstraw, Yellow rattle

Poisons, Sweet Scents and Parasites

Audio version of Ragwort – P Madden Common ragwort (Senecio jacobaea) or Buachalán buí in Irish is blooming now. (1)  This poisonous plant is common on grasslands, wastelands, roadsides and arable land.  It is a member of the daisy family with yellow disc florets in the centre and ray florets circling the disc florets Ragwort…