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Woodland Buttercup - Ranunculus uncinatus


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4S5

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Stems erect, 20–70 cm, with hirsute foliage. Basal leaf blades 2–10 cm across, divided into 3 ovate, lobed leaflets. Flowers with petals 2–4 mm long, as long as sepals. Achenes 2–3 mm long, glabrous or hairy with a curved beak 1–1.5 mm long; head globose, 4–6 mm high (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to AB south to CA, ID and CO (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 33

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Habitat
Forest, thickets, often near streams or other openings; valleys to rarely lower subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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