water buttercup

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Related to water buttercup: Ranunculus aquatilis, Buttercup Flower
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Synonyms for water buttercup

plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowers

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An overloading of nutrients lost from fields can boost the growth of algae, which in turn squeezes out plants like stoneworts and water buttercups.
Nutrients seeping into water from fertilised fields can boost the growth in algae, which in turn squeeze out plants like water buttercups.