Common name: Western golden groundsel

Description: Yellow blossoms

Family Compositae

Information: Occurs at low-elevations to subalpine in moist forests, meadows and woodlands.

Photo: An east facing slope in South Chilcotin Mtns. Provincial Park at an approx. elevation of 2100 m. N. Hewitt, July 28 2019.


Sources and additional resources:

Kew Science – Plants of the World online. (n.d.). Packera pseudaurea. Retrieved from

Montana Field Guides. (2020). Western Golden Groundsel – Senecio pseudaureus. Retrieved from from

Klinkenberg, Brian. (Ed.) 2020. E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Plants of British Columbia []. Accessed: 2020-05-12.