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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

Local name Antelope horns milkweed. Common in central meadow of AHNP. Host plant for Monarch butterflies

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula

Observer

beckyh1019

Date

April 26, 2015 12:25 PM CDT

Description

Abundant on our ranch in Coryell County, TX.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

zooga1961

Date

April 25, 2015

Description

on cattail pond trail - near and at the pond maybe green milkweed?

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Green milkweed (Asclepias viridis) Asclepias viridis

Observer

laceyogburn

Date

April 25, 2015 01:31 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

wreisor

Date

April 25, 2015

Place

Spicewood (Google, OSM)

Description

Milkweed patch

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

connlindajo

Date

April 14, 2015 12:11 PM CDT

Description

ECR trail

Photos / Sounds

Date

April 24, 2015 05:32 PM PDT

Description

Three plants. Two are very close to each other and may be from the same root system.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Redring milkweed (Asclepias variegata) Asclepias variegata

Observer

ccamargo515

Date

April 23, 2015 02:19 PM EDT

Description

Seen in Waccasassa Bay Preserve State Park

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

dmthagar

Date

April 24, 2015 11:40 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

California milkweed Asclepias californica

Observer

icosahedron

Date

April 23, 2015 01:20 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

California milkweed Asclepias californica

Observer

annemirdl

Date

April 8, 2015
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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.