Taxon  Report   7347    
Sarcostemma cynanchoides  Decne.  ssp. hartwegii  (Vail) R. W. Holm  
(no longer an active name)
Climbing milkweed
Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Sarcostemma
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Funastrum cynanchoides ssp. heterophyllum

JEF other name:
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii

NOTE: Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2019).