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nodding milkweed
Asclepias glaucescens
Asclepias glaucescens
nodding milkweed Dogbane Family
Asclepias glaucescens Apocynaceae
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common name
  nodding milkweed
accepted scientific name
  Asclepias glaucescens Kunth
rules for finding collection records
  Asclepias glaucescens (132)
family name
  Apocynaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of January thru 2nd week of October

Plant Showiness (45%)
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