The buttercup family also includes globe flowers and the various Ranunculus species. Many species in this family have five petals, but some (lesser celandine is an example) have a variable number up to 12 or more.
These thumbnail pictures have links to larger photographs and information about each of the species, their habitat needs and an identification guide.
|Clematis vitalba||Old Man's Beard|
|Consolida ambigua||Annual Larkspur|
|Helleborus foetidus||Stinking Hellebore|
|Helleborus viridis||Green Hellebore|
|Ranunculus asiaticus||Turban Buttercup|
|Ranunculus omiophyllus||Ivy-leaved Crowfoot|
|Trollius laxus||Spreading Globeflower|