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    • Ranunculus occidentalis
    • Ranuculus occidentalis
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    • Western Buttercup

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Recent observations

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What

Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

Observer

chlorophilia

Date

August 14, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

Observer

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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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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mikepatterson

Date

July 20, 2016 02:05 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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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

Date

June 28, 2016 12:09 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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dmh0716

Date

June 23, 2016 01:13 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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cerulean_sea

Date

June 23, 2016 01:18 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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ginatarbill

Date

June 22, 2016 09:23 AM PDT

Description

Wet meadow. Gerle meadow area

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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kaitlin

Date

June 14, 2016 07:58 AM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

Observer

vermfly

Date

June 10, 2016 08:16 AM PDT

Description

Found along Zebright Road off Highway 20 in Nevada County.

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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schoman

Date

the past

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

Observer

hockabloom

Date

May 26, 2016 03:26 PM PDT
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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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