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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.
According to biologists at CEMDE, curry leaf tree, lemon and other citrus fruits, asclepias or milk weed varieties, ageratum also called white weed, nerium and bael tree attract maximum number of butterflies.
Specificity of induced plant responses to specialist herbivores of the common milkweed Asclepias syriaca.
Nombre cientifico Nombre comun Familia Amaranthus spinosus Bledo Amaranthaceae Asclepias curassavica Viborana Asclepiadaceae Impatiens wallerana China Balsaminaceae Lepidium virginicum Lentejuela Brassicaceas Drymaria cordata Cinquillo Caryophyllaceae Ipomoea purpurea Churristate Convolvulaceae Cyperus odoratus Cortadera Cyperaceae Mimosa pudica Dormilona Leguminosae Boerhavia erecta Hierba blanca Nyctaginaceae Ischaemum indicum Ratana Poacea Pilea spp.
Primulaceae) Pimpernell with blue flowers Asclepias Kakatundi, Blood Erect shrub with curassavica L.
Twenty-one of the 93 native species have C values of 7 or higher, including Carex careyana, Iris brevicaulis and Oligoneuron riddellii with C = 9, Amelanchier laevis, Aristolochia serpentaria, Asclepias exaltata, Carya laciniosa, Epifagus virginiana, Erigeron pulchellus, Trillium grandiflorum and Veronicastrum virginicum with C = 8, and 10 species with C = 7 (Appendix 1).
Estas, y las hojas angostas y alargadas, se asemejan mas a Asclepias linaria Cav.
especially auriculata and purpurea), Allium canadense, Apocynum cannabinum, Asclepias tuberosa, Desmanthus illinoensis, Desmodium spp.
Costs and benefits of flower abscission and fruit abortion of Asclepias speciosa.
The research focused on the effects of elevated carbon dioxide on common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca.
Success: Fei Liu has made pieces for celebrities such as actress Ziyi Zhang, left, who is wearing the large Asclepias earring as a headpiece.
Females lay 500-700 eggs on the underside of leaves of milkweeds (family Asclepidaceae: Asclepias spp.
Harry-O'kuru is experimenting with new, value-added uses derived from unsaturated oil in the seed of common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca.