Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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white water buttercup
Ranunculus aquatilis
Ranunculus aquatilis
white water buttercup Buttercup Family
Ranunculus aquatilis Ranunculaceae
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English common names
  •white water buttercup
  •white water crowfoot
Spanish common name
  •ranúnculo acuático
accepted scientific name
  •Ranunculus aquatilis L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Ranunculus aquatilis (6)
family name
  • Ranunculaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.33 to 0.60 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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