Calflora
Taxon  Report   7040    
Ranunculus glaberrimus  Hook.
Sagebrush buttercup,  Smooth buttercup
Ranunculus glaberrimus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ranunculus glaberrimus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Ranunculus glaberrimus
© Mary Winter
Ranunculus glaberrimus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Ranunculus glaberrimus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Ranunculus glaberrimus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (RAGL)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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