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Asclepias arenaria (Sand milkweed)
Loveless, Brenda K.

Asclepias arenaria

Asclepias arenaria Torr.

Sand milkweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ASAR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Flower:
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CO , KS , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Special Value to Honey Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Asclepias arenaria in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Asclepias arenaria in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Asclepias arenaria

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-09-16
Research By: TWC Staff

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