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Ranunculus californicus

Buttercup, Crowfoot.

We currently do not grow this plant.

A perennial with dissected foliage, and bright, yellow flowers that emerge in early to mid spring, grows best in deeper, clay soil, goes deciduous in summer. Usually on a north slope with Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum, Lotus corniculatus, Lomatium sp., and other coastal sage scrub opening plants. Prefers soil clay/serpentine but can grow on many soils.

Ranunculus californicus tolerates clay.

Ranunculus californicus's foliage type is stressdeciduous.
Ranunculus californicus's flower color is yellow.

Communities for Ranunculus californicus:Valley Grassland, Mixed-evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Sage Scrub and Northern Oak Woodland.

ph: 5.00 to 8.00
usda: 6 to 10
height[m]: 0.70 to 1.00
width[m]: 0.50 to 1.00
rainfall[cm]: 40.00 to 100.00

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