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    • Ranunculus occidentalis
    • Ranuculus occidentalis
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    • Western Buttercup

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May 26, 2016 03:26 PM PDT

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May 25, 2016 12:36 PM AKDT

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May 22, 2016 02:51 PM PDT

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May 21, 2016 11:24 AM PDT

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May 16, 2016 05:11 PM PDT

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May 15, 2016

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May 14, 2016

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kaitlin

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May 13, 2016 11:04 AM PDT

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May 10, 2016

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ksayce

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May 9, 2016

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May 6, 2016

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ksayce

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May 5, 2016

Description

Flowering now in coastal prairies

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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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