water buttercup


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Related to water buttercup: Ranunculus aquatilis, Buttercup Flower
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Noun1.water buttercup - plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowerswater buttercup - plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowers; Europe and North America
genus Ranunculus, Ranunculus - annual, biennial or perennial herbs: buttercup; crowfoot
aquatic plant, hydrophyte, hydrophytic plant, water plant - a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth
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Hornwort and the water buttercup are a good choice here, but avoid Elodea - Canadian pondweed - as this is extremely invasive.
Lofty water dock and arching Carex acutifolia and spears of bog iris punched through water buttercup and softened the hardscape.
I like the water buttercup as, unlike most oxygenators, it flowers.