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    • Ranunculus occidentalis
    • Ranuculus occidentalis
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    • Western Buttercup

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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jacqueline17

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July 10, 2016 10:49 AM PDT

Description

Western Buttercup

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mazer

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February 28, 2011 01:03 AM PST

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stefbef

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March 22, 2016

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stefbef

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March 22, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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chlorophilia

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August 14, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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greenhornd

Date

July 23, 2016 02:48 PM PDT

Description

Five saucer shaped, shiny petals. Leaves are soft-hairy, ovate, lobed, and basal.

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mikepatterson

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July 20, 2016 02:05 PM PDT

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mustardlypig

Date

July 5, 2016 03:55 PM AKDT

Description

Low growing

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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paloma

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June 28, 2016 12:09 PM PDT

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dmh0716

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June 23, 2016 01:13 PM PDT

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cerulean_sea

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June 23, 2016 01:18 PM PDT

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ginatarbill

Date

June 22, 2016 09:23 AM PDT

Description

Wet meadow. Gerle meadow area

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Description from Wikipedia

Ranunculus occidentalis (western buttercup) is a species of buttercup found in the western United States and Canada. Its distribution extends from Alaska through British Columbia and Alberta to central California. The flower can be seen in open meadows, forests, and other generally flat areas up to an elevation of 2,200 metres (7,200 ft).

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