Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Ranunculus repens Linnaeus. Subgenus: Ranunculus. Section: Polyanthemos. Creeping Buttercup, Meg-many-feet. Phen: May-Sep. Hab: Low meadows, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Europe

Syn: = Ar, FNA3, G, GW2, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tx, Va, W, Keener (1976); > Ranunculus repens var. degeneratus – C, Il; > Ranunculus repens var. glabratus – C, F; > Ranunculus repens var. pleniflorus – F, WV; > Ranunculus repens var. repens – C, F, Il, WV

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image of plant© Erik Danielson source
image of plant© Erik Danielson source