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    • Ranunculus occidentalis
    • Ranuculus occidentalis
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    • Western Buttercup

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wendy_anthony

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May 22, 2015 08:37 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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faerthen

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May 20, 2015 03:56 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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faerthen

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May 5, 2015 01:51 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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faerthen

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May 5, 2015 01:12 PM PDT

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western buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis var. occidentalis

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tobyq

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May 4, 2015 09:58 AM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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faerthen

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April 30, 2015 08:41 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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paul_norwood

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April 25, 2015 12:24 PM AKDT

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chrispincetich

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April 10, 2015 09:52 AM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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justin2

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March 27, 2015 03:12 AM PDT

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Buttercup?

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hillwill404

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March 28, 2015 05:46 PM PDT

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Western buttercup: buttercup family: ranunculaceae 1-2 feet tall, growing in loose clusters, long skinny stems with leaves only around New growth stem spots

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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ctrax

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March 26, 2015 03:38 PM PDT

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Western Buttercup Ranunculus occidentalis

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direbecca

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March 26, 2015
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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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