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Recent observations

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What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula

Observer

fossil_rim

Date

April 21, 2010 01:00 PM CDT

Description

Tudor property

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bloodflower Milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

Observation and photo by the Tar Pit Museum docents, taken during biodiversity training.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

chrischildress

Date

December 6, 2014

Description

We had 27 cats and released 21 butterflies off our 15 swamp milkweed plants

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

susanelliott

Date

December 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

jcdonaho

Date

December 12, 2014

Description

Pots of cultivated butterfly weed to feed caterpillars

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

bloodflower milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

bradfordgrimm

Date

November 14, 2014 08:56 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

happynaturalist

Date

October 14, 2014

Description

Only a few weeks after an intense (prescribed) prairie fire, the green milkweed is popping up and healthy.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 13, 2012

Description

SRK845

Uncommon in sand; white flowers; 50 cm tall.

Empty lot for sale.

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What

Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

jutin_tanner

Date

December 9, 2014 04:13 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

ingridfuller

Date

December 9, 2014

Description

Residential Bee and Butterfly Garden in Pasadena, TX

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

janice75087

Date

May 9, 2014

Place

South Collin county (Google, OSM)

Description

Leaf tops and stems of the plant.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

janice75087

Date

May 9, 2014

Description

Green milkweed grows wild and monarch caterpillars have been seen and photographed on it in the past. We have several different milkweeds

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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.