Calflora
Taxon  Report   7020    
Ranunculus acris  L.
Acrid buttercup,  Tall buttercup
Ranunculus acris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Ranunculus acris var. acris
More information about  Ranunculus acris
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RAAC3)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2019).