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Ranunculus acriformis (Sharpleaf buttercup)
Smith, R.W.

Ranunculus acriformis

Ranunculus acriformis A. Gray

Sharpleaf Buttercup

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: RAAC2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: To about 10 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CO , ID , MT , UT , WA , WY

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ranunculus acriformis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ranunculus acriformis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ranunculus acriformis

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-05-15
Research By: JAM

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