EPPO Global Database

Senecio madagascariensis(SENMD)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SENMD
  • Preferred name: Senecio madagascariensis
  • Authority: Poiret


Africa (southern). Naturalized as a weed in several other continents - Asia (Japan), South America (Argentina, Colombia),  Australia, Indian and Pacific Ocean islands. Toxic to stock

WSSA list of weeds in North America 

Common names
Name Language
fireweed English
Madagascar groundsel English
Madagascar ragwort English
séneçon de Madagascar French
séneçon du Cap French
senecio amarillo Spanish (AR)
kôbegiku Japanese
narutosawagiku Japanese
コウベギク Japanese
ナルトサワギク Japanese
крестовник мадагаскарский Russian