Mount Cook Lily - A Ranunculus, not a Lily Species. Grows at elevations of 700-1500m. Mountain Flowers, New Zealand

Mount Cook Lily - A Ranunculus, not a Lily Species. Grows at elevations of Mountain Flowers, New Zealand

The Mount Cook lily.

Ranunculus lyallii, is a species of Ranunculus, endemic to New Zealand, where it occurs in the South Island and on Stewart Island at altitudes of m. The species was discovered by David Lyall, a noted Scottish botanist and doctor.

Mount Cook Lily, with Mount Cook in the background.

Mount Cook Lily, Mount Cook, New Zealand

The Mount Cook Lilly, although its not actually a Lilly but a big Buttercup. Its very pretty all the same and a very popular flower.

The Mount Cook Lilly, although its not actually a Lilly but a big Buttercup. Its very pretty all the same and a very popular flower.

Ranunculus lyallii (Mountain buttercup, Mount Cook buttercup, or, although not a lily, Mount Cook lily), is a species of Ranunculus (butterc...

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