Marsh Marigold (Caltha palustris)


BACK TO Back To Home Page Back To Wild Flower Index

Family: Buttercup Ranunculaceae

Data Table

A familiar and widespread perennial of damp woodland, marshes and wet meadows. Plant is borne on stout stems. Leaves kidney-shaped and shiny. Flowers comprise five yellow sepals but no petals; they are 20 to 50mm across and appear March to July. Height up to 25cm