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desert milkweed
Asclepias erosa
desert milkweed Dogbane Family
Asclepias erosa Apocynaceae
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common name
  desert milkweed
accepted scientific name
  Asclepias erosa Torr.
rules for finding collection records
  Asclepias erosa (763)
family name
  Apocynaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Stan Shebs
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru end of November

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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