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Ranunculus pygmaeus (Pygmy buttercup)
Vick, Albert F. W.

Ranunculus pygmaeus

Ranunculus pygmaeus Wahlenb.

Pygmy Buttercup

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: RAPY

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep

Distribution

USA: AK , CO , ID , MT , UT , WY
Canada: AB , BC

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View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW FACW FAC
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 pygmaeus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ranunculus pygmaeus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ranunculus pygmaeus

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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