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(Science: botany) a plant of the genus ranunculus, or crowfoot, particularly R. Bulbosus, with bright yellow flowers; called also butterflower, golden cup, and kingcup. It is the cuckoobud of Shakespeare.

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Re: I need help identidying a plant

Although the photo quality makes it difficult to tell, I am pretty sure it's a member of the Buttercup Family, Ranunculaceae. It looks like it may be a species of the Genus Anemone .

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by Atropa
Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: I need help identidying a plant
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Need help identifying a few plants from Plitvice (Croatia)

... something from Brasiccaceae http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id3247/ 2. some anemone http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id38355/ ? 4. probably some buttercup http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id38386/ 10. legumes http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id3273/

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by JackBean
Wed May 02, 2012 11:23 am
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Topic: Need help identifying a few plants from Plitvice (Croatia)
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The Fiber Disease

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by J Jill
Sat Dec 09, 2006 12:18 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Seedless plants...

... (flowering plants). The angiosperms are split into monocotyledons (for example, orchids, grasses, lilies) and dicotyledons (for example, oak, buttercup, geranium, and daisy). The unicellular algae, such as Chlamydomonas, are often now put with the protists (single-celled organisms) instead ...

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by David George
Mon Mar 20, 2006 12:15 pm
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Topic: Seedless plants...
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