Ranunculus


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Ranunculus

a very large plant genus of family Ranunculaceae; the buttercups. All of them should be regarded as potentially poisonous. The species listed below have been reported as causing poisoning in animals. They contain protoanemonin glycosides which cause abdominal pain, convulsions, stomatitis, diarrhea. See also protoanemonin.
R. abortivus (small-flowered buttercup), R. acris (tall buttercup), R. bulbosus (bulbous buttercup), R. colonorum, R. cymbalaria, R. ficaria (lesser celandine), R. flammula (spearwort), R. inundatus, R. lingua (greater spearwort), R. multifidus, R. parviflorus (small-flowered buttercup), R. pentandrus, R. pumilio, R. repens (creeping buttercup), R. rivularis (R. amphitrichus, river buttercup), R. sceleratus (celery buttercup, cursed crowfoot, poison buttercup), R. sessiliflorus, R. testiculatus (burr buttercup), R. undosus.
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Long, fluid shapes are emphasised in a sheer tulle antique gold mac and ranunculus print midi dress, while embellished slides and slippers evoke nonchalant ease.
One of the most celebrated, and probably the best, is Ranunculus ficaria "Brazen Hussy" the brightest and most cheery of all cultivated celandines, with vivid yellow flowers nestling among bronze leaves.
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The objective of this study was to examine impacts of varying leaf litter depths on Ranunculus ficaria growth and reproduction in a replicated field experiment.
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One of the hardiest bulbous perennials growing in the late spring and early summer garden, Ranunculus Tomer are ideal for borders, pots and cut flowers.