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Tennessee leafcup

The Tennessee leafcup (Polymnia laevigata)

is a perennial forb.
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Polymnia
Specific epithet ? laevigata
Common names
Tennessee leafcup (United States)
IPNI details on Polymnia laevigata
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Polymnia laevigata http://plantdatabase.co.uk/Polymnia_laevigata
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