Thaspium sp. ( Parsnip - Meadow )

Seen along Lower Mt. Cammerer trail and many others.
Meadow parsnip come in yellow or purple. All the flowers in each cluster have a stalk. The related golden alexandra, the flowers are only yellow and the middle flower of each cluster does not have a stalk.

Great Smoky Mt Nat. Pk. - 4/22 /2011 - Lower Mt. Cammerer trail
photos by H & M Ling

Parsnip -  Meadow
Parsnip -  Meadow