Taxon  Report   7056    
Ranunculus repens  L.
Creeping buttercup,  Crowfoot, creeping buttercup
Ranunculus repens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited
Observation Search
(210 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Ranunculus

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. degeneratus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. erectus
PLANTS: Ranunculus repens var. glabratus
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More information about  Ranunculus repens

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:   (Accessed: Jan 25, 2020).