Taxon  Report   7053 
Ranunculus parviflorus  L.
Few flowered buttercup,  Smallflower buttercup
Ranunculus parviflorus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Ranunculus parviflorus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Ranunculus parviflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Ranunculus parviflorus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Ranunculus
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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 19, 2018).

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