meadow buttercup


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Related to meadow buttercup: red campion, Ribwort Plantain
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Noun1.meadow buttercup - perennial European buttercup with yellow spring flowers widely naturalized especially in eastern North Americameadow buttercup - perennial European buttercup with yellow spring flowers widely naturalized especially in eastern North America
buttercup, butterflower, butter-flower, crowfoot, goldcup, kingcup - any of various plants of the genus Ranunculus
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Your free seed mix will include colourful varieties such as corn marigold, meadow buttercup and oxeye daisy.
It's the vignettes that suck us in: how beggars used the juice of the ubiquitous meadow buttercup to blister their skin for sympathy; how flirtatious wrens court in the spring; and how the curlew lands 20 yards from its nest, creeping in on foot so predators don't follow its descent directly to the chicks.
Meadow buttercup, the globe flower and the woodland cranesbill are all native to Scotland and should enjoy the situation.
Meadow buttercup, lady's smock and the globe flower are all native to Scotland.