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Asclepias tuberosa

Asclepias tuberosa L.

Butterflyweed, Butterfly Weed, Butterfly Milkweed, Orange Milkweed, Pleurisy Root, Chigger Flower, Chiggerweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)


Asclepias tuberosa (Butterflyweed) #37093

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: Kountze
County: Hardin
State: TX
Location Notes: Between Roy E. Larsen Sandyland and Village Creek.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0710.JPG
Slide Index: 050606-161.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close-up of inflorescence with flowers and buds; pubescence on branch and leaves; open flowers and flowers with horns gradually arching over the anther structure.
Date Taken: 2006-05-06
NPIN Image Id: 37093

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2018-03-12

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