Page author: David Giblin
Ranunculus macounii
Macoun's buttercup

Distribution: Occurring chiefly east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and northern Great Plains and central Canada; also in Canadian Maritimes.

Habitat: Riparian areas and wet meadows from lowlands to montane.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Ranunculus macounii Britton
Publication: Trans. New York Acad. Sci. 12: 3. 1892.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Ranunculus macounii Britton var. macounii [HC]
Ranunculus macounii Britton var. oreganus (A. Gray) K.C. Davis [HC]
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Ranunculus macounii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Ranunculus macounii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Ranunculus macounii photos.

USDA Plants: Ranunculus macounii information.

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