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Blisterwort (Ranunculus recurvatus)

Image ID: 2017/lh14

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Other common names: Hooked Buttercup, Hooked Crowfoot
Family: Ranunculaceae (Buttercup)
Height: 1 to 2 ft.
Blooms: May to July
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size:  0.4 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 6 parts
Location: Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail
Date:  5/16/2017
Notes: Number of petals may vary. Achnenes hooked.
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Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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