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Asclepias viridiflora

Asclepias viridiflora Raf.

Green Comet Milkweed, Green-flowered Milkweed, Green Milkweed, Wand Milkweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)


Asclepias viridiflora (Green comet milkweed) #45237

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Floyd
State: GA
Location Notes: Grand Prairie. Coosa Valley Prairies.
Accession date: 2015-07-15
Filename: A_C_IMG3126.JPG
Slide Index: 18252808939_c0c8e0bb1e_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Close-up of a plant with leaves and inflorescences. Photographer's note: "This is green milkweed with a couple of nice animals on it. Best as I can tell it is a Two-spotted Bumble Bee, Bombus bimaculatus and a Monarch Butterfly caterpillar, Danaus plexippus."
Date Taken: 2015-05-31
NPIN Image Id: 45237

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Date: 2015-07-09

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