Calflora
Taxon  Report   7033    
Ranunculus canus  Benth.
Great valley buttercup,  Hartweg's buttercup, Sacramento valley buttercup
Ranunculus canus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Ranunculus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ranunculus californicus var. laetus
PLANTS: Ranunculus canus var. laetus
PLANTS: Ranunculus canus var. typicus
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More information about  Ranunculus canus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RACA3)


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: May 26, 2020).