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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 (620)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed last week of March thru 1st week of August

How Likely at this Location (23%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Paul Slichter (10)
G.D.Carr (5)
Sharnoff Photography (3)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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