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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

Observer

gcmilly

Date

March 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

gcmilly

Date

March 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

khimmler

Date

March 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bloodflower milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

March 1, 2015 02:11 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

srall

Date

February 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

srall

Date

February 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Date

March 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

eric_hunt

Date

April 8, 2012 10:50 AM CDT

Description

Species from Central and Southeastern North America

Common name: Green antelopehorn

Photographed at Downs Prairie Natural Area, Prairie County, Arkansas

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

tchristensen

Date

March 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

wonder_al

Date

February 28, 2015 04:31 PM CST

Description

Prairie du Sac, WI

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

mainebirder

Date

November 4, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antelope-horns Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula

Observer

cgritz

Date

June 4, 2013

Description

Antelope-horn milkweed, there is a Phidippus texanus spider hunting on this plant. Barely visible, and not good enough to post in spiders.

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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.