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Asclepias lemmonii

Asclepias lemmonii A. Gray

Lemmon's Milkweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)


USDA Symbol: ASLE13

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Up to about 5 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-06-13
Research By: DEW

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