Taxon  Report   10912 
Funastrum cynanchoides  (Decne.) Schltr.  var. hartwegii  (Vail) Krings
Climbing milkweed
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2015 John Doyen
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Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2010 Steve Matson
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2007 Dr. Raphael Mazor
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii, 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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Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2003 Brent Miller
Genus: Funastrum
Parent Record Funastrum cynanchoides
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Funastrum cynanchoides ssp. heterophyllum
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TJM2: Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii
More information about  Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 17, 2018).

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