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SOLVED: cousin of marsh marigold

south central, WI(Zone 5a)

No photo, have to figure out scanner and sending. Plant grows in rosette pattern , leaves look like the indoor mums or columbines , three leaves on stem larger one on top , next two opposite each other and smaller with light green splotches on leaves; flower single petaled , bright yellow, size of a dime-aggressive- likes moist shade. Would like to know plant, before I toss another bucketful in the compost heap.

Tilton, NH(Zone 4a)

Could it be a buttercup?

Westbrook, ME(Zone 5a)

Yes - I'd agree with ceder - it sounds like creeping buttercup.

south central, WI(Zone 5a)

Thanks, that is what it is and it is going to the compost heap again this year.

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