Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
Bearsfoot, Yellow Leafcup
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June Oconee County SC
Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District
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June Greenville County SC
Leaves triangular to ovate w mostly palmate lobes, broadly winged petioles, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
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August Greenville County SC
Jones Gap State Park
Involucral bracts ovate to elliptic, obtuse to acutish, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
COMPARE involucral bracts of DYCs with ray and disc flowers
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September Greenville County SC
Disc flowers with pistils & stamens, but sterile. Ray flowers pistillate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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November Greenville County SC
Black, rounded, swollen achenes 0.25" long, faintly grooved, pappus absent, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.