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lesser celandine
Ficaria verna
lesser celandine Buttercup Family
Ficaria verna Ranunculaceae
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common names
  lesser celandine
  fig buttercup
  pilewort
accepted scientific name
  Ficaria verna Huds.
rules for finding collection records
  Ficaria verna (2847)
  Ranunculus ficaria (336)
family name
  Ranunculaceae
Image Author: ©2003 Ramin Nakisa
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .8 to 1.2 inches
Number of petals: 7 to 12
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (56%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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mag select

Forest
Riparian
Disturbed
Wetland
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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