OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Ranunculus arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ranunculus arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Ranunculus arvensis

INCLUDING VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 076-13-003a:
Ranunculus arvensis var. arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968)
Ranunculus arvensis var. tuberculatus

 

COMMON NAME:
Corn Crowfoot, Hungerweed


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Ranunculus arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ranunculus arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Ranunculus arvensis

INCLUDING VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 076-13-003a:
Ranunculus arvensis var. arvensis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968)
Ranunculus arvensis var. tuberculatus

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3487

Forb
Annual

Non-native: Europe

Rare

Habitat: Fields, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Basal leaves usually 3-parted; stem leaves simple, dissected into linear segments
Basal & alternate
Basal leaves have long petioles.

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Yellow
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
3-5 sepals
5 petals
Numerous stamens
Superior ovary

Flowers solitary in leaf axils

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Brownish
Aggregate of achenes

 

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