Information for Alkali Buttercup


Data



Accepted Symbol
RACY 
Symbol
RACY 
Scientific Name
Ranunculus Cymbalaria 
Common Name
Alkali Buttercup 
Category
Dicot 
Genus
Ranunculus 
Family
Ranunculaceae 
Family Symbol
RANUNC 
Family Common Name
Buttercup Family 
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Ecology and Taxonomy Data



Orders
Liliales 
Subclass
Liliidae 
Class
Liliopsida 
Division
Magnoliophyta 
Superdivision
Spermatophyta 
Subkingdom
Tracheobionta 
Kingdom
Plantae 
Itis Tsn
42750 
Duration
Perennial 
Growth Habit
Forb/herb 
Native Status
L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N) 

Morphology/Physiology



Active Growth Period
Spring and Summer 
After Harvest Regrowth Rate
Slow 
Bloat
None 
C N Ratio
Medium 
Coppice Potential
No 
Fall Conspicuous
No 
Fire Resistance
No 
Flower Color
Yellow 
Flower Conspicuous
Yes 
Foliage Color
Green 
Foliage Porosity Summer
Porous 
Foliage Porosity Winter
Porous 
Foliage Texture
Fine 
Fruit Color
Brown 
Fruit Conspicuous
No 
Growth Form
Single Crown 
Growth Rate
Moderate 
Maximum Feet
1.0 
Height
No 
Mature Feet
No 
Known Allelopath
Moderate 
Leaf Retention
No 
Lifespan
None 
Low Growing Grass
No 
Nitrogen Fixation
Semi-Erect 
Resprout Ability
None 

Growth Data



Adapted To Coarse Textured Soils
No 
Adapted To Medium Textured Soils
Yes 
Adapted To Fine Textured Soils
Yes 
Anaerobic Tolerance
Medium 
Caco3 Tolerance
Medium 
Cold Stratification Required
No 
Drought Tolerance
Low 
Fertility Requirement
Medium 
Fire Tolerance
Medium 
Frost Free Days
90 
Hedge Tolerance
None 
Moisture Use
High 
Ph Minimum
6.5 
Ph Maximum
8.0 
Precipitation Minimum
12 
Precipitation Maximum
48 
Root Depth
Minimum Inches
Medium 
Salinity Tolerance
Tolerant 
Shade Tolerance
-38 

Reproduction Data



Bloom Period
Late Spring 
Commercial Availability
No Known Source 
Fruit Seed Abundance
Medium 
Fruit Seed Period Begin
Spring 
Fruit Seed Period End
Summer 
Fruit Seed Persistence
No 
Propogated By Bare Root
No 
Propogated By Bulbs
No 
Propogated By Container
No 
Propogated By Corms
No 
Propogated By Cuttings
No 
Propogated By Seed
Yes 
Propogated By Sod
No 
Propogated By Sprigs
No 
Propogated By Tubers
No 
Seeds Per Pound
25000 
Seed Spread Rate
Slow 
Seedling Vigor
Medium 
Small Grain
No 
Vegetative Spread Rate
None 

Sustainibility Data



Berry Nut Seed Product
No 
Christmas Tree Product
No 
Fodder Product
No 
Lumber Product
No 
Naval Store Product
No 
Nursery Stock Product
No 
Palatable Browse Animal
Low 
Palatable Graze Animal
Low 
Palatable Human
No 
Post Product
No 
Protein Potential
Low 
Pulpwood Product
No 
Veneer Product
No 
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