Taxon  Report   7023 
Ranunculus alismifolius  Benth.  var. alismifolius 
Plantainleaf buttercup,  Water plantain buttercup
Ranunculus alismifolius var. alismifolius
© 1980 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
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Ranunculus alismifolius var. alismifolius
© 2010 Steven Perry
Ranunculus alismifolius var. alismifolius
© 2010 Steven Perry
Ranunculus alismifolius var. 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 var. alismifolius
© 2011 Ryan Batten
Genus: Ranunculus
Parent Record Ranunculus alismifolius
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Ranunculus alismifolius var. hartwegii
PLANTS: Ranunculus alismifolius var. lemmonii
PLANTS: Ranunculus alismifolius var. typicus
PLANTS: Ranunculus hartwegii
PLANTS: Ranunculus lemmonii
XWALK: Ranunculus alismaefolius var. lemmonii
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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