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Ranunculus acris

Ranunculus acris

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

15cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Ranunculus acris Overview

This is a clump-forming perennial with wiry stems and lobed leaves. The flowers bloom in panicles of saucer-shaped, bright yellow flowers they will appear in mid-summer. It grows about 20 to 90cm in height. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.

Common problems with Ranunculus acris

How to propagate Ranunculus acris

Seed

Propagation is by seed when fresh.

Division

Division of the root in the spring or autumn.

Other uses of Ranunculus acris

Wildflower/meadow. Juice is poisonous if eaten.