Calflora
Taxon  Report   10912    
Funastrum cynanchoides  (Decne.) Schltr.  var. hartwegii  (Vail) Krings
Climbing milkweed
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2016 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2017 Bonnie Nickel
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2015 John Doyen
Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Communities: 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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Funastrum cynanchoides ssp. heterophyllum

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii
More information about  Funastrum cynanchoides var. hartwegii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (FUCYH)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2018).

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