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Thick-fruit Buttercup - native (Ranunculus pachycarpus)

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Family: Ranunculaceae (Buttercup family).

Native of SE Australia. In Victoria, it grows north of the Dividing Range.

Occurrence: Uncommon.


The tufted habit, the plump fruit segments and the spreading hairs at the base of the flower stalk help distinguish this buttercup.

Photos: Thick Fruit Buttercup. Garden specimens.