Taxon  Report   10296 
Ranunculus cymbalaria  Pursh
alkali buttercup
Ranunculus cymbalaria, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Ranunculus cymbalaria
© 2007 Steve Matson
Ranunculus cymbalaria
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cyrtorhyncha cymbalaria ssp. alpina
PLANTS: Halerpestes cymbalaria ssp. saximontana
PLANTS: Halerpestes cymbalaria
PLANTS: Ranunculus cymbalaria ssp. saximontanus
PLANTS: Ranunculus cymbalaria var. alpinus
PLANTS: Ranunculus cymbalaria var. typicus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Ranunculus cymbalaria var. saximontanus
 Information about  Ranunculus cymbalaria  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (RACY)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 22, 2015).

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