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heart-leaf milkweed
Asclepias cordifolia
Asclepias cordifolia
heart-leaf milkweed Dogbane Family
Asclepias cordifolia Apocynaceae
common names
  heart-leaf milkweed
  purple milkweed
accepted scientific name
  Asclepias cordifolia (Benth.) Jeps.
rules for finding collection records
  Asclepias cordifolia (1481)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.35 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 2nd week of August

Plant Showiness (45%)
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Native Plant Status
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