Ranunculus aconitifolius 'Flore Pleno'
White Bachelor Buttons
40 - 60 cm
sun - part shade
fertile, moist, well drained
acid - neutral - alkaline
garden variety, the species is native to Central- and S-Europe
Ranunculus is a large genus of around 600 species in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, with a global distribution. The latin name means little frog, which is a reference to their preferance to moist soil. Most flower in spring or early summer, usually yellow flowers, but a few flower white or greenish flowers. They prefer sunny positions.
Division in spring or fall.
Old cultivar that has been grown in Icelandic gardens for decades. Hardy and easy to grow.