Calflora
Taxon  Report   11241    
Hemieva ranunculifolia  (Hook.) Raf.
Buttercup-leaf suksdorfia
Hemieva ranunculifolia
© 2007 Penn Martin II
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Hemieva ranunculifolia
© 2007 Penn Martin II
Hemieva ranunculifolia
© 2007 Penn Martin II
Hemieva ranunculifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Sukdorfia ranunculifolia
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Hemieva ranunculifolia
© 2007 Penn Martin II
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Hemieva
Communities: Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Suksdorfia ranunculifolia

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Suksdorfia ranunculifolia
CNPS: Sukdorfia ranunculifolia
More information about  Hemieva ranunculifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SURA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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