water crowfoot


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Related to water crowfoot: Ranunculus, Buttercup Flower
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Noun1.Water crowfoot - plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowerswater crowfoot - 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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Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team took part in the hunt for water crowfoot plants, which are an indicator of unpolluted streams and rivers.
My fishing friends tell me that they have not been allowed to fell riverside trees as they are roosts and flyaways for bats, not to mention cover (holts) for otters and home to rare, less obvious species - will we have to fence individual trees to protect them and will the beavers munch the water crowfoot beds so important, I am told, for young fish?
The rivers Drawa, Grabowa and Radew are among the most important places in West Pomerania for water crowfoot (Ranunculus aquatilis), an aquatic plant at the eastern periphery of its range.
2000-2004 On-line Biodiversity Database established with over 1,000 species of flora and fauna recorded, including Brackish Water Crowfoot and True Sedge Fox.
South of Formby, Gary found plenty of cow parsley, but also the beautiful white flowers of star of Bethlehem, lady's smock, marsh marigold and thread-leaved water crowfoot.