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    • Asclepias
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Recent observations

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What

Green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 30, 2015 03:53 PM CDT

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What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

hfabian

Date

May 29, 2015

Description

In full sun.

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What

Common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

May 30, 2015

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Observer

eric_hunt

Date

May 30, 2015 12:45 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

woollypod milkweed Asclepias eriocarpa

Observer

caminogirl

Date

May 30, 2015 08:20 AM PDT

Description

Indian milkweed. Asclepias eriocarpa
Apocynaceae . LOTS of plants in this one area near the beginning of the Fish Canyon Falls trail in San Gabriel Mountains.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 30, 2015 10:44 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

efsbioblitz

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

in bud

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What

butterfly weed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

carlos2

Date

May 13, 2015

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What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Date

May 25, 2015

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What

Redring milkweed Asclepias variegata

Observer

timbir5

Date

May 29, 2015 02:44 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Green antelopehorns Asclepias viridis

Observer

shaun

Date

May 29, 2015 03:38 PM CDT

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What

butterfly weed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

adorantes

Date

April 12, 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.