Ranunculus repens 'Pleniflorus'
June - July
sun - partial shade
well drained, humus rich, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
garden variety, the species is native to Europe, Asia and NW-Africa
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.
Garden variety with double flowers.