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Flaigg, Norman G.
Asclepias amplexicaulis Sm.
USDA Symbol: ASAM
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf Arrangement: Opposite Leaf Complexity: Simple Inflorescence: Umbel Fruit Type:
Follicle Size Notes:
Follicles 10-16 cm long, 1-2 cm thick. Fruit:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: pinkish tan to greenish-purple
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
- Johnstown, PA
Record Last Modified: 2013-08-13
Research By: TWC Staff