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Buttercup

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Buttercup Plant
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower; it appears to be glossy.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower; it appears to be glossy.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower; it appears to be glossy.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower; it appears to be glossy.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
The buttercup is a small, dainty, yellow flower; it appears to be glossy.
The buttercup leaf is fuzzy in texture due to the small hairs growing on it.
The buttercup leaf is fuzzy in texture due to the small hairs growing on it.
Buttercup Seedhead
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
This field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers.
this field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers
this field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers
this field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers
this field is covered in buttercup; it grows in big patches of yellow flowers
 

About Buttercup

  • Winter annual broadleaf weed.
  • Mildly toxic.
  • Often grazed when vegetative and refused when mature.
  • Found statewide.
  • More prevalent in low lying areas, but also found on upland sites.
  • Competes with forages in spring.