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Distribution: Across southeastern Canada and southward to Nebraska in the west to South Carolina in the east. Also occurs along the Pacific Coast.

Habitat: Marsh Marigold is found in swamps and along the sides of streams and brooks.

Flowering period: April to June.

Similar Species: The buttercup-like flowers, thick and rounded leaves, the thick hollow stems, and aquatic habitat are all unique features of Marsh Marigold.