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Recent observations

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What

Green Milkweed (Asclepias viridis) Asclepias viridis

Observer

cullen

Date

October 1, 2014 07:27 PM CDT

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Observer

cullen

Date

October 1, 2014 07:27 PM CDT

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cullen

Date

October 1, 2014 07:26 PM CDT

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Observer

cullen

Date

October 1, 2014 07:24 PM CDT

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

jsinghur

Date

September 30, 2014 07:11 PM CDT

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What

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

ggriffiths

Date

October 1, 2014 04:33 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

A large green plant with small soft hairs.

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What

bloodflower milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

aztekium

Date

September 18, 2014 11:39 AM CDT

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What

white milkweed Asclepias variegata

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

September 29, 2014 11:11 AM CDT

Description

I am confident of this ID but would like confirmation.

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What

Ascsyr Asclepias syriaca

Observer

charlie

Date

September 28, 2014 03:19 PM EDT

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What

Asclepias asperula ssp. capricornu Asclepias asperula ssp. capricornu

Observer

suz

Date

September 26, 2014

Place

Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park (Google, OSM)

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What

desert milkweed Asclepias erosa

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

May 8, 2014 02:27 PM PDT

Description

Note wide oval leaves and thick stem. Found on lower Madre Springs Trail.

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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.