Ranunculus Pensylvanicus, or more commonly know as Pennsylvania Buttercup, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Ranunculus. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 3.9 feet at maturity. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during mid summer and is tolerant of shade. Ranunculus Pensylvanicus or Pennsylvania Buttercup's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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