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Ranunculus pensylvanicus
Pennsylvania buttercup

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascade crest in Washington; Alaska to Washington, Idaho and Montana; also in eastern North America and scattered areas in the Southwest.

Habitat: Wet ground, especially along streams.

Flowers: June-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Ranunculus pensylvanicus L. f.
Publication: Suppl. Pl. 272. 1782.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Ranunculus pensylvanicus checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Ranunculus pensylvanicus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Ranunculus pensylvanicus photos.

USDA Plants: Ranunculus pensylvanicus information.

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