Asclepias linaria Cav.
Pineneedle milkweed, Needle-Leaf Milkweed
Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)
USDA Symbol: ASLI6
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Class: 3-6 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial 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.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Tohono Chul Park, Inc. - Tucson, AZ
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Asclepias linaria in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Asclepias linaria in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2011-07-10