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Carter's buttercup
Ranunculus bonariensis
Carter's buttercup Buttercup Family
Ranunculus bonariensis Ranunculaceae
common name
  Carter's buttercup
accepted scientific name
  Ranunculus bonariensis Poir.
rules for finding collection records
  Ranunculus alveolatus (21)
  Ranunculus bonariensis (125)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed last week of February thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (22)
G.D.Carr (11)
SEINet (1)
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Native Plant Status
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