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Plant family: asclepiadaceae


I use the GRIN online query system to determine plant families. The list below shows the plants in my database listed as members of the asclepiadaceae family. Click on the botanical name of any plant to go to the plant portrait. For a list of all the plant families represented in our garden, see my families page.

Botanical name Common name Category FlowersSize
Asclepias curassavica tropical milkweed; bloodflowertender perennial red, yellow2-3'
Asclepias eriocarpa perennial (Z4-9) 36"
Asclepias hallii Hall's milkweed; purple silkweedperennial (Z3) white3'
Asclepias incarnata swamp milkweedperennial purple (summer)3-4 ft
Asclepias syriaca common milkweedperennial purple2-6'
Asclepias tuberosa butterfly weedperennial (Z4-10) orange (summer)to 2 ft
Asclepias verticillata whorled milkweedperennial white

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Last modified: December 11, 2014
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