Species

Ranunculus ophioglossifolius

Etymology

Ranunculus: From the Latin 'rana' frog, meaning little frog and probably refers to the plants typical marshy habit where frogs abound

Authority

Ranunculus ophioglossifolius Vill.

Family

Ranunculaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Exotic

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Herbs other than Composites

Flower Colours

Yellow

Year Naturalised

1957

Origin

S.W. Europe, S.W. Asia, N. Africa

This page last updated on 27 May 2010