High Alpine Buttercup (Ranunculus calandrinioides)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 8 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr alpine house, YorkshireDate: 2019-03-24
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr alpine house, YorkshireDate: 2019-02-10
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr alpine house, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2016-04-14
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