Taxon  Report   425 
Apocynum androsaemifolium  L.
Spreading Dogbane,  bitter dogbane
Apocynum androsaemifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Apocynum androsaemifolium
© 2004 Steve Matson
Apocynum androsaemifolium
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Apocynum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. pumilum
PLANTS: Apocynum pumilum
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. woodsonii
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. tomentellum
PLANTS: Apocynum scopulorum
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. intermedium
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. incanum
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. griseum
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium var. glabrum
PLANTS: Apocynum androsaemifolium ssp. pumilum
PLANTS: Apocynum ambigens
PLANTS: Apocynum pumilum var. rhomboideum
ICPN: Apocynum ×floribundum
ICPN: Apocynum viarum
XWALK: Apocynum androsemifolium
 Information about  Apocynum androsaemifolium  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 31, 2015).

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