Taxon  Report   7044    
Ranunculus hebecarpus  Hook. & Arn.
Delicate buttercup,  Pubescent fruited buttercup, Slender annual buttercup
Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2015 John Doyen
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Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2005 Keir Morse
Ranunculus hebecarpus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ranunculus hebecarpus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Ranunculus
Communities: (many plant communities), Foothill Woodland, Chaparral


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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Ranunculus hebecarpus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).