Rock Buttercup (Ranunculus micranthus)


Ranunculus Micranthus, or more commonly know as Rock Buttercup, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Ranunculus. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Ranunculus Micranthus or Rock Buttercup's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Ranunculus
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • Order: Ranunculales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: MA (E) NY (T) RI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MA (tiny-flowered buttercup) NY (small-flowered crowfoot) RI (small-flowered crowfoot)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU) 2(FACU) 3(FAC-) 4(FAC) 5(FACU) 6(FACU+)

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