Missouri Wildflower Guide


No gold ever was buried there
More rich, more precious, or more fair
Than buttercups with yellow gloss.
No ships of mighty forest trees
E'er foundered in these guiltless seas
Of grassy waves and tender moss.

 

From "On a Tuft of Grass" by Emma Lazarus

 

 

 

 

Hairy Buttercup

(This page is incomplete.)

 

 

  • Bloom Time

    Mar-Jun

     

  • Habit

    Herbaceous

     

  • Height

    To 1 foot