Taxon  Report   11972 
Ranunculus canus  Benth.  var. canus 
Hartweg's buttercup
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Ranunculus canus var. canus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Ranunculus canus var. canus
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Genus: Ranunculus
Parent Record Ranunculus canus
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2
More information about  Ranunculus canus var. canus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Ranunculus:  from the Latin rana, "little frog," because many species tend to grow in moist places (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

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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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