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Meadow Buttercup

Ranunculus acris

Description:

A tufted erect herb to 20cm tall. A poisonous plant with sap causing the skin to blister. R. bulbous is similar but with less dissected leaves and sepals that curve down.

Notes:

The Hover fly pictured came in to check out the flower just as I was taking the photo but quickly disappeared when the camera flash went off.


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Vinny
Spotted by
Vinny

Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 51.81, Long: -2.57

Spotted on Aug 1, 2015
Submitted on Aug 1, 2015

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