Asclepias

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

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Distribution
Asclepias (rights holder: gailhampshire) © gailhampshire

Milkweed

Shrubs or herbs, with milky latex. Leaves opposite or whorled; axils of leaves without bristles. Inflorescences erect, umbellate; flowers all opening ± simultaneously. Corolla with short tube, 5-lobed. Corona of 5 lobes, arising from near base of staminal column, flat with lateral margins folded forwards to form a cavity. Anthers 2-locular, appendaged. Follicles usually 1. Seeds with tuft of hair... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Apocynaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
0.47%
1 of 215 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
dc491f7c-2c19-4a3b-a33c-5958e5f8df6d
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility