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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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fisgaurdian

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July 18, 2015

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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amalis

Date

July 17, 2015 05:42 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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amalis

Date

July 17, 2015 05:14 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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July 17, 2015

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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pdxhabitat

Date

June 27, 2015 11:19 AM PDT

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Description

Found on roadside near Lake Placid trailhead in Gifford Pinchot NF

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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bobilu

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May 13, 2015

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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alyciagiesler

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June 8, 2015

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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randysalgado

Date

May 13, 2015

Description

Leaves are 3-lobed, toothed, and obviously likes moist meadows. Wait, I see a yellow petals and bent-back sepals. The one on the right of the fern.

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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lauradebonaire

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April 29, 2015

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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paloma

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June 6, 2015 01:16 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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paigemorris

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the past

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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horacehou

Date

the past

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UBNA (Google, OSM)

Description

Yellow flowers with 5 petals. 3-lobed, toothed leaves.

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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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Conservation Summary

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