Taxon  Report   11970    
Ranunculus californicus  Benth.  var. californicus 
Common buttercup
Ranunculus californicus var. californicus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Ranunculus californicus var. austromontanus
JEF: Ranunculus californicus var. gratus
JEF: Ranunculus californicus var. rugulosus
More information about  Ranunculus californicus var. californicus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria

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: Apr 05, 2020).