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Cursed Buttercup Seeds

SKU: AM013498
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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
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Seed Coverage
covers 20-30 square feet
Native, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Mass Plantings


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.