Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales
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Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_c_lyonii_cupseed
Leaves not peltate, 3-7-lobed, lobes acute, sinuses usually deep, base cordate, per Weakley's Flora.
COMPARE palmately veined leaves of vines
Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC
Rare in GA & SC
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Petioles to 28cm long
Green at maturity, then darkening
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