Most terrestrial buttercups have yellow flowers, but Ranunculus glacialis breaks the rule with dark pink. This specimen is growing high in the mountains above Dalvík in northern Iceland (65°58'N 18°36'W) in a patch of otherwise bare basaltic gravel.
Meadow Buttercups; Meadow Buttercup (Ranunculus acris); Foots Cray Meadow, Kent; May, plants, flowers & herbs, spring, nature, ; Larger file size may be made available.; If possible, please credit Georgina Smith and pass on details of publication. Thankyou