Calflora
Taxon  Report   11054    
Ranunculus hystriculus  A. Gray
Waterfall false buttercup
Ranunculus hystriculus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Kumlienia hystricula
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Kumlienia hystricula

Alternate Names:
JEF: Kumlienia hystricula
More information about  Ranunculus hystriculus
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2020).