Taxon  Report   9703 
Asclepias asperula  (Decne.) Woodson
spider milkweed
Asclepias asperula , 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 asperula
© 2005 James M. Andre
Asclepias asperula
© 2010 Judy McBride
Asclepias asperula
© 2004 James M. Andre
Community: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: APOCYNACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: ASCLEPIADACEAE)
Genus: Asclepias
Subspecies and Varieties:
Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Asclepias asperula  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ASAS)

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

Search efloras.org (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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 19, 2014).

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