Steve And Muffin’s Wildflowers #56.

Hi everyone! Today’s wildflower is the “Tall Buttercup”, also called the “Common Buttercup”. Around this area it is the one most likely to be found, there are only a couple others around here and they are much less common, and usually hard to find. This one is not a native wildflower, but comes from Europe, however it is well established, certainly isn’t causing a problem for our native buttercups and is a nice bright and cheery addition to the wild landscape. Bees, butterflies and various other insects seem to love visiting these buttercups as well. They like sun or partial shaded areas and will grow in fields, at the edges of woods and along roadsides. They can grow from 10 to 40 inches (25cm to 1 meter) tall and the flowers are usually 3/4 to 1 inch (18 to 25mm) across. They bloom from May to October. They can be found right across Canada and most of the US. I hope you have a great day and God bless!

Steve and Muffin.

Β©2021 Steve McLeod.

21 Comments on “Steve And Muffin’s Wildflowers #56.

    • Good morning Ribana! They are definitely a bright and beautiful little flower, and a real favorite for kids.πŸ˜€πŸ˜ΊπŸŒžπŸ“·


  1. The buttercup reminds me of Riverland where I would search for them in the woods…was not allowed to pick them…very tempting…very pretty…β˜•οΈβ˜•οΈπŸ™‚πŸ˜»β˜•οΈβ˜•οΈ

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    • Thank you so very much!
      Well, your day is nearly over, but I hope you have a good night and a most wonderful day tomorrow! And I do hope that you and your family are feeling well these days!πŸ˜€πŸ˜ΊπŸŒžβ˜•β˜•πŸŒΌπŸ˜»

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      • Thank you so much and so sweet reply message.
        Here my state Selangor again MCO , so many Delta
        Sick people πŸ‘ŒπŸŒ·cannot go out and so boring also.
        End of this month I think 🌷here time 10:50 pm !!
        Good morning to you and cute Muffin πŸ˜ŠπŸ™πŸŒ·β™₯️

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      • Oh my, that’s too bad, I’m so sorry it has gotten so bad again. It’s no fun not being able to go out and do things. I do hope it gets better very soon. Here it is much better and all restrictions will be lifted by mid August.
        Have a wonderful Thursday!πŸ˜€πŸ˜ΊπŸ˜»πŸŒžβ˜•β˜•πŸŒΊ


      • Thank you so much for a lovely and concern reply message πŸ‘ŒπŸ™πŸŒΉ
        Praying that this situation must clear πŸ™πŸŒΉ Good night to you 😌


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