Snowpatch Buttercup (Ranunculus eschscholtzii)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Ranunculus eschscholtzii Accepted
Ranunculus nivalis var. eschscholtzii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Plant Height: Less than 10 cm
Plant Spread: To 15 cm
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Inflorescence Height: To 15 cm in bloom
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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