Bulbous Buttercup - Ranunculus bulbosus
Short to medium hairy plant with a swollen corm-like base. The flowers are golden yellow 20 to 30 mm on furrowed stems, sepals down-turned.
Grassy habitats on well drained calcareous or slightly acid soils. Meadows, pastures, road verges, etc.
March to July.
Very common throughout Britain.
Very common also in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 482 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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