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Polymnia laevigata (Tennessee leafcup)
Cressler, Alan

Polymnia laevigata

Polymnia laevigata Beadle

Tennessee Leafcup

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: POLA8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Class: 1-3 ft. , 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AL , FL , GA , KY , MO , TN

Additional resources

USDA: Find Polymnia laevigata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Polymnia laevigata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Polymnia laevigata


Record Modified: 2014-09-12
Research By: JAM

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