Calflora
Taxon  Report   7034    
Ranunculus cymbalaria  Pursh  var. saximontanus  Fernald  
(no longer an active name)
Desert buttercup,  Desert crowfoot, Rocky mountain buttercup
Ranunculus cymbalaria var. saximontanus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS accepted name:
Ranunculus cymbalaria

 
NOTE: Ranunculus cymbalaria var. saximontanus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Ranunculus cymbalaria var. saximontanus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RACY)


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: Jun 15, 2019).