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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
description:
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.

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

propagation:
By division.

usage:
Borders or bog gardens.

other notes:
RHS AGM

Cultivated as a garden plant since the 16th century.

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