Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Apiales
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Read more about Cutleaf Meadow-parsnip at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
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Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_t_pinnatifidum_cutlf
Compound umbels with 8+ spreading rays. All flowers pedicellate. Petals white, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_t_pinnatifidumcutlf2b
Leaves 3-4-ternate, the very numerous ultimate segments 1-3mm wide, per Weakley's Flora (2015).
Native to North Carolina & Georgia
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All leaves: deeply divided, 3-4-ternate, the very numerous ultimate segments 1-3 mm wide
Basal & alternate
Compound umbel with 8 or more rays
Schizocarp of two mericarps
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia p397
- Wildflowers in the Field and Forest p170
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p182
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians p217
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p118