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Cursed Buttercup Seed Packet

SKU: AM013498
per Packet
No longer available this season.
Also known as Annual Buttercup or Cursed Crowfoot, this wildflower prefers moist soils and illuminates the shady garden with glowing yellow petals and bright green sepals. Annual.
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Botanical Name
Ranunculus sceleratus
Native, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Mass Plantings
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Seed Life Cycle
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
24" tall
Seed Coverage
covers 20-30 square feet
Bloom Time
Mid spring to early summer


Cursed Buttercup’s flower shape makes it easy for bees to pollinate. Although this beauty is an annual, it may re-seed and come back year after year if seed falls on bare soil. Growing to only about 2’ in height, this wildflower is perfect for prairies and smaller meadows.