Calflora
Taxon  Report   7021 
Ranunculus alismifolius  Benth.
Alisma leaved buttercup,  Common water plantain buttercup, Plantainleaf buttercup
Ranunculus alismifolius
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Ranunculus alismifolius
© 2003 Steve Matson
Ranunculus alismifolius
© 2008 Steve Matson
Ranunculus alismifolius, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ranunculus alismifolius
© 2007 Dianne Fristrom
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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XWALK: Ranunculus alismaefolius
More information about  Ranunculus alismifolius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (RAAL)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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