Classification
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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 夾竹桃科
  • Scientific Names
    • Apocynaceae
    • Asclepiadaceae
  • English
    • Dogbanes
  • Spanish
    • Venenillos y Flores de mayo

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Recent observations

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Observer

pjd1

Date

March 15, 2013

Description

Common along roadsides on old stone walls within olive groves. I learned this plant as Vinca sardoa. Growing with Oxalis pes-caprae (an Oxalis that is not indigenous to Sardegna)

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What

Green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

jim-botany

Date

July 1, 2015

Description

Local name = Green milkweed. Host plant for the Monarch butterfly
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What

spreading dogbane Apocynum androsaemifolium

Observer

field_daze

Date

July 2, 2015 02:28 PM EDT

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What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

field_daze

Date

July 2, 2015 01:48 PM EDT

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What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

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aaroncarlson

Date

June 29, 2015 02:42 PM CDT

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What

common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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aaroncarlson

Date

June 29, 2015

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What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

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aaroncarlson

Date

June 29, 2015 02:49 PM CDT

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What

indian hemp Apocynum sibiricum

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aaroncarlson

Date

June 28, 2015

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What

common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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aaroncarlson

Date

June 28, 2015

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Wand milkweed Asclepias viridiflora

Observer

markg

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Wax Plant Hoya carnosa

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

May 7, 2015 01:16 PM PDT

Description

"Hoya carnosa"- @penny_haberman

Observation and photo by @penny_haberman

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What

common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 2, 2015 01:17 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Apocynaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes trees, shrubs, herbs, stem succulents, and vines, commonly called the dogbane family. Members of the family are native to European, Asian, African, Australian and American tropics or subtropics, with some temperate members.

No range data available.