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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Or try Ranunculus Aquatilis (Common Water Crowfoot) for pretty white buttercup-shaped flowers popping up above lobed floating leaves.
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?
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.
Some of them are Kings Cups, Water Blobs, May Blobs, Mollyblobs, Horseblobs, Bull's Eyes, Leopard's Foot, Marybuds, Water Dragon, Cow Lily, Soldier Buttons, Water Goggles, Gools, Drunkards and Water Crowfoot.