Taxon  Report   737 
Asclepias albicans  S. Watson
White stemmed milkweed,  Whitestem milkweed
Asclepias albicans
© 2009 Christopher L. Christie
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Asclepias albicans
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Asclepias albicans
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Asclepias albicans, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Asclepias albicans
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Asclepias
Creosote Bush Scrub
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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