All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Yellow Leaf-cup; Bearpaw</strong>
<em>Polymnia uvedalia</em> /Aster Family<br> 
The huge size of the leaves give the plant the name "Bearpaw." The plants are very large, up to 10 feet tall! (See close-up of flower and seeds on next picture) T...
Yellow Leaf-cup; Bearpaw
Polymnia uvedalia /Aster Family

The huge size of the leaves give the plant the name "Bearpaw." The plants are very large, up to 10 feet tall! (See close-up of flower and seeds on next picture) These plants may also be found in woodlands.
{Formerly known as Smallanthus uvedalia}
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge Greenways, House Mountain SNA, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP

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