Name: Creeping Buttercup
Scientific name: Ranunculus repens
Nature Stars: 20
About: The common buttercup, found in grassland, damp places, along woodland and field edges and in parks and gardens.
How to identify: Told from the other buttercups by the spreading way it grows, with creeping runners.
Where: Found throughout the country.
Fantastic fact: Buttercups are pollinated by short-tongued bees
Photograph credit: Neil Wyatt