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    • Milkweed
    • Milkweeds
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    • Asclepias
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    • Algodoncillos

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

huracan

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Asclepias común en áreas abiertas bajo pastoreo, en zonas húmedas del bosque mesófilo y de pino-encino

Photos / Sounds

Observer

huracan

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Planta con leche.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

everettjohns

Date

October 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

greglasley

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

Same record as:
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1030868
Added here for the milkweed and Texas milkweed project.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalia

Date

October 4, 2014

Description

Especie de matorral perturbado

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

andyk

Date

October 23, 2014 10:57 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

rush milkweed Asclepias subulata

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 05:56 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

jsinghur

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

Mary Talbot Preserve (Google, OSM)

Description

Mary Talbot Prairie

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spider Milkweed Asclepias asperula

Observer

mdwarriner

Date

October 22, 2014 01:46 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Butterflyweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

ncmns

Date

July 18, 2014 11:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

ncmns

Date

July 18, 2014 11:25 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

connlindajo

Date

October 21, 2014 06:11 PM CDT

Description

Growing in currently neglected vegetable garden walkway for past two years. Have been working around it since learned the importance of milkweeds.

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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.