Taxon  Report   7044 
Ranunculus hebecarpus  Hook. & Arn.
Delicate buttercup,  Pubescent fruited buttercup, Slender annual buttercup
Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2005 Keir Morse
Ranunculus hebecarpus, a dicot, is an annual 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 hebecarpus
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Ranunculus
(many plant communities), Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 22, 2018).

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