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Ranunculus spp.


Buttercup, Persian Buttercup, Turban Ranunculus, Creeping Buttercup
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Ranunculus spp.
Principal Common Name Ranunculus
Common Name(s) Buttercup, Persian Buttercup, Turban Ranunculus, Creeping Buttercup
Description This is a bulb-like plant growing from a tuberous root, with light green almost fernlike leaves and blooms in early spring. The blooms are semidouble to double and extremely color.
General Comments There are about 250 speicies with differing growth habits and appearances.
Nativity Asia Minor
Height Range 1 - 2 FT
Spread Range 1 - 2 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Light Green : Medium Green
Leaf Texture Fern-like
Form Bulb
Flower Color Creamy White : Creamy Yellow : Orange : Pink : Red : White : Yellow
Flower Time Spring
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Shade : Partial Shade
Soil Preferences Rich : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Color : Flower

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