Calflora
Taxon  Report   7056 
Ranunculus repens  L.
Creeping buttercup,  Crowfoot, creeping buttercup
Ranunculus repens
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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Ranunculus repens
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Ranunculus repens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Ranunculus repens
© 2004 Jeff Abbas
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. degeneratus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. erectus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. glabratus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. linearilobus
ICPN + PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. pleniflorus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. typicus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. villosus
ICPN: Ranunculus repens var. repens
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 21, 2018).

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