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botanical name:
Ranunculus acris 'Flore Pleno'
Ranunculus acris 'Flore Pleno' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Double Buttercup, Bachelor's Buttons
synonyms:  Ranunculus acris 'Multiplex'
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.70m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
stem/bark: green
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
Clump forming with deeply divided, lobed leaves. Small, fully double, bright yellow flowers for many weeks in late spring and early summer. Does not spread by runners.

Fertile, moist to wet soil in sun or part shade. Will grow in very shallow water as a pond marginal.

By division.

Borders or bog gardens.

other notes:

Cultivated as a garden plant since the 16th century.
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