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Recent observations

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Observer

elfaulkner

Date

August 31, 2014 03:51 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

dweeks

Date

August 31, 2014 08:39 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

metsa

Date

August 30, 2014 02:39 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Showy Milkweed (Asclepias speciosa) Asclepias speciosa

Observer

kucycads

Date

August 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

ctracey

Date

August 29, 2014 12:22 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Narrowleaf milkweed Asclepias fascicularis

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 11, 2012

Description

Blue Oak/Sagebrush habitat.

Photos / Sounds

What

white milkweed Asclepias variegata

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

May 12, 2014 12:19 PM CDT

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What

Blunt-leaved Milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis

Observer

layla

Date

August 23, 2014

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What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 5, 2014 12:01 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mugetekil

Date

August 22, 2014

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Square

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 5, 2014 11:15 AM EDT

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 5, 2014 11:15 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Asclepias L. (1753), the milkweeds, is a genus of herbaceous perennial, dicotyledonous plants that contains over 140 known species. It previously belonged to the family Asclepiadaceae, but this is now classified as the subfamily Asclepiadoideae of the dogbane family Apocynaceae.

No range data available.