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Synonyms for Asclepias

genus of chiefly North American perennial herbs: silkweed

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Phylogenetic Relationships of Asclepias (Apocynaceae) inferred from Non- coding Chloroplast DNA Sequences.
Das plantas que nao estavam no formulario 1 e que foram incriminadas como toxicas pelos entrevistados, destacam-se Asclepias curassavica e Pterodon emarginatus.
Asclepias engelmanniana Woods, Engelmann's milkweed (HS, R).
One plant each of Hedyotis nigricans (narrowleaf bluet), Asclepias tuberosa (butterfly milkweed), and Prenanthes aspera (white lettuce) were located.
Asclepias tuberosa, Asclepias syriaca, Ambrosia coronopirolia, Lithospermum carolinense, Comandra richardsoniana, and Artemisia ludoviciana), and legumes (Lathyrus venosus, Amorpha canescens, and Lespedeza capitata).
The preferred plants were butterfly weed, Asclepias tuberosa L.
83 Sorghastrum diversity nutans 5 restoration Poa pratensis@ -- Bromus inermis@ -- Schizachyrium scoparium 5 Aster ericoides 5 Andropogon gerardii 5 Solidago canadensis 1 Asclepias verticillata 1 High 82.
0 included Echinacea pallida (pale coneflower), Dalea purpurea (purple prairie clover), Aster oolentangensis (sky-blue aster), and Asclepias viridiflora (green milkweed).
The common milkweed, Asclepias syriacqa, is one of the best known wild plants in North America, Children love to play with the downy fluff in autumn, while farmers despise it as a tenacious weed of hayfields and pastures.
Propagule size, number, and dispersion pattern in Ambystoma and Asclepias.
Asclepias curassavica--A cultivated form of butterfly weed, it is attractive to butterflies and loves hot weather.
Frequency of Asclepias meadii patches with different capture histories.