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Ranunculus flabellaris
yellow water buttercup

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to northern California, east to the Rocky Mountain states and in central and eastern North America.

Habitat: Shallow ponds, mud flats and marshes at low elevations.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Ranunculus flabellaris Raf.
Publication: Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 344. 1818. 1818.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Ranunculus delphiniifolius Torr. ex Eaton
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Ranunculus flabellaris in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Ranunculus flabellaris checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Ranunculus flabellaris information.

E-Flora BC: Ranunculus flabellaris atlas page.

CalPhotos: Ranunculus flabellaris photos.

USDA Plants: Ranunculus flabellaris information.

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