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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 尖尾鳳屬
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    • Asclepias
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  • English
    • Milkweeds
    • Milkweed
  • Spanish
    • Algodoncillos

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Asclepias."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

kboeg

Date

May 3, 2016 12:47 PM CDT

Description

viridis or Antelope Horn

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

rebecca_atx

Date

May 3, 2016 12:04 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 11:45 AM CDT

Description

Very tight cluster of 4 A. asperula plants next to road along rocky hillside.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

rebecca_atx

Date

May 3, 2016 11:40 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Wand milkweed Asclepias viridiflora

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 11:34 AM CDT

Description

A. viridiflora growing on and next to slope of roadside drainage spout in rocky loam soil.

Photos / Sounds

What

green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 10:37 AM CDT

Description

Tight cluster of A. viridis along roadside and adjacent ditch in rocky to sandy loam soil.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

sandhill milkweed Asclepias humistrata

Date

May 2, 2016 09:12 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

gregglee

Date

April 29, 2016 04:33 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Blunt-leaf milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 09:46 AM CDT

Description

Two small colonies of A. amplexicaulis consisting of two clones each in sandy to sandy loam roadside ditch.

Photos / Sounds

What

green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 2, 2016

Description

Stopped by this little drainage creek for a bit to look at some plants.

Photos / Sounds

What

Blunt-leaf milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 09:41 AM CDT

Description

A few small colonies of A. amplexicaulis consisting of 4 or more clones each in sandy to sandy loam soil along fence row.

Photos / Sounds

What

green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

scottpeake

Date

May 3, 2016 09:15 AM CDT

Description

Tight cluster of A. viridis plants along roadside and adjacent cow pasture.

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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.

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