|Caltha palustris||Crowfoot Family||Ranunculaceae|
Description: From 6 to 24 inches tall, with hollow stems. Basal leaves are long stalked and almost round to kidney shaped with a toothed margin; stem leaves are smaller. It has been used as a cooked green but poisonous when fresh and gives a bad taste to cow's milk.
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