Family: Buttercup [Ranunculaceae]


Aconitum

Actaea

Adonis

Anemone

Aquilegia

Caltha

Clematis

Consolida

Delphinium

Eranthis

Ficaria

Helleborus

Hepatica

Myosurus

Nigella

Pulsatilla

Ranunculus

Thalictrum

Trollius



[CALTHA] Marsh-marigold

Marsh Marigold. (Caltha palustris) Photo: © RWD


[ERANTHIS] Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite (Eranthis hyemalis) Photo: © RWD



[FICARIA] Lesser Celandine

Lesser Celandine. (Ficaria verna) Photo: © RWD



[RANUNCULUS] Buttercups

 

BUTTERCUP HYBRID CHART (shrunk)
Hybrid Chart: BUTTERCUP (larger)

The two Spleenworts, Lesser Spleenwort and Creeping Spleenwort, hybridise only with themselves and not other members of the Buttercup or Water-Crowfoot species.

Ranunculus SPECIES LACKING HYBRIDS
(Ranunculus aconitifolius) Aconite-leaved Buttercup
(Ranunculus acris) Meadow Buttercup
(Ranunculus arvensis) Corn Buttercup
(Ranunculus auricomus) Goldilocks Buttercup / Wood Goldilocks
(Ranunculus bulbosus) Bulbous Buttercup
(Ranunculus creticus)
(Ranunculus flammula
subsp. minimus)
Lesser Spearwort
(Ranunculus flammula
subsp. scoticus)
Lesser Spearwort
(Ranunculus hederaceus) lvy-leaved Crowfoot
(Ranunculus lingua) Greater Spearwort
(Ranunculus marginatus) St Martin's Buttercup
(Ranunculus monspeliacus)
(Ranunculus muricatus) Rough-fruited Buttercup
(Ranunculus ophioglossifolius) Adder's-tongue Spearwort
(Ranunculus paludosus) Jersey Buttercup
(Ranunculus parviflorus) Small-flowered Buttercup
(Ranunculus penicillatus) Stream Water-crowfoot
(Ranunculus penicillatus
subsp. penicillatus)
Stream Water-crowfoot
(Ranunculus penicillatus
subsp. pseudofluitans)
var pseudofluitans
(Ranunculus repens) Creeping Buttercup
(Ranunculus sardous) Hairy Buttercup
(Ranunculus sceleratus) Celery-leaved Buttercup
(Ranunculus subg. Batrachium) Water Crowsfeet

Lesser Spearwort. (Ranunculus flammula) Photo: © RWD

Greater Spearwort. (Ranunculus lingua) Photo: © RWD

Goldilocks Buttercup (Ranunculus auricomus) Photo: © RWD

Bulbous Buttercup (Ranunculus bulbosus) Photo: © RWD

Celery-Leaved Buttercup (Ranunculus sceleratus) Photo: © RWD



[TROLLIUS] Globeflower

Globe Flower (Trollius europaeus) Photo: © RWD



[ACONITUM] Monk's-hoods

Monkshood. (Aconitum napellus) Photo: © RWD



[AQUILEGIA] Columbines

Columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) Photo: © RWD



[CONSOLIDA] Larkspurs

Larkspur (Consolida ajacis) Photo: © RWD



[ANEMONE] Anemones

Wood Anemone. (Anemone nemerosa) Photo: © RWD

Balkan Anemone (Anemone blanda) Photo: © RWD

Poppy Anemone (Anemone coronaria) Photo: © RWD



[NIGELLA] Love-in-a-Mist

Love-in-a-Mist (Nigella damascena) Photo: © RWD



[HELLEBORUS] Hellebores

Lenten-Rose (Helleborus orientalis) Photo: © RWD

Corsican Hellebore (Helleborus argutifolius) Photo: © RWD

Stinking Hellebore (Helleborus foetidus) Photo: © RWD

Christmas-Rose (Helleborus niger) Photo: © RWD



[THALICTRUM] Meadow-Rues

Common Meadow-Rue (Thalictrum flavum) Photo: © RWD

Lesser Meadow-Rue (Thalictrum minus) Photo: © RWD

French Meadow-Rue (Thalictrum aquilegiifolium) Photo: © Rebecca Stanton



[PULSATILLA] Pasqueflower

Pasque Flower (Pulsatilla vulgaris) Photo: © RWD



[CLEMATIS] Traveller's-Joys

Virgin's-Bower (Clematis flammula) Photo: © RWD

Traveller's Joy (Clematis vitalba) Photo: © RWD

Orange-Peel Clematis (Clematis tangutica) Photo: © RWD

Family: Buttercup [Ranunculaceae]

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