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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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wendy5

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May 1, 2016

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It's Ranunculus Week, so here's Ranunculus occidentalis (Western Buttercup). There were quite a few in bloom today.

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grassvalleyally

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May 1, 2016 10:17 AM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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rickr

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May 1, 2016 09:57 AM PDT

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direbecca

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April 29, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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dreierj

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April 27, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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sarahnwilson

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April 25, 2016 02:22 PM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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chlorophilia

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April 23, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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jackreb2

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April 20, 2016 07:35 PM MDT

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Gibson Jack Creek

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richardwasson

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April 24, 2016

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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wendy5

Date

April 21, 2016

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Here are Ranunculus occidentalis (Western Buttercup), with thanks to our local Native Plant Society for maintenance and signage at Kah Tai Prairie.

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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bjoelle

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April 18, 2016 10:10 AM PDT

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Keyed out.

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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marlinfish13

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April 10, 2016 02:34 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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