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Recent observations

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What

Side-cluster milkweed Asclepias oenotheroides

Observer

natureranger

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Narrowleaf milkweed Asclepias fascicularis

Observer

kueda

Date

July 20, 2015 04:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

woollypod milkweed Asclepias eriocarpa

Observer

icosahedron

Date

July 22, 2015 09:42 AM PDT

Description

Abundant locally.

Photos / Sounds

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What

white milkweed Asclepias variegata

Observer

dandybiologist

Date

May 13, 2015 11:39 AM CDT

Description

Identified using the iPhone app - LikeThat Garden - Flower Identification. Pretty cool I got an accurate hit the first time.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 27, 2015 04:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata ssp. incarnata

Date

June 16, 2015 09:59 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tropical Milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

July 26, 2015 03:48 PM CDT

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

madbird

Date

July 23, 2015 11:00 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

annfgilmore

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

old field community

Photos / Sounds

What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

scottbuckel

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

I was returning home from San Antonio and my leg was bothering me so i decided to pull off the interstate to walk around a bit and I found these milkweeds near the intersection of I10 and 97.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wand milkweed Asclepias viridiflora

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 26, 2015 07:22 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

timbir5

Date

July 25, 2015 03:53 PM EDT
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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.