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Common Name: Rough-Seed Buttercup
Ranunculus muricatus is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.30 metres tall.
It has medicinal uses.
All parts of the plant are poisonous when fresh, the toxins are destroyed by heat or by drying[
]. The plant also has a strongly acrid juice that can cause blistering to the skin[
Mediterranean. Widely naturalized in Britain.
A weed of cornfields[
A weed of arable land[
A greedy plant, inhibiting the growth of nearby plants, especially legumes[
The plant is used is used in the treatment of intermittent fevers, gout and asthma[
Seed - sow spring in situ.