Taxon  Report   742 
Asclepias cryptoceras  S. Watson
Dwarf milkweed,  Humboldt Mountains milkweed, pallid milkweed
Asclepias cryptoceras, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Asclepias cryptoceras
© 2010 Steve Matson
Asclepias cryptoceras
© 2010 Steve Matson
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: APOCYNACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: ASCLEPIADACEAE)
Genus: Asclepias
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Asclepias cryptoceras ssp. davisii
 Information about  Asclepias cryptoceras  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ASCR)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / 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

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2014).

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