Whiterim Milkweed

Whiterim Milkweed
Asclepias involucrata

Whiterim Milkweed Seed Pods

Family: Milkweed (Asclepiadaceae)

Size: To 0.5 in. wide in clusters to 3 in. wide

Date: 7/26/2001

Other names:

Notes: Stems short and prostrate, leaves troughlike. 27 species of Asclepias in Arizona.

This plant is found on the Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch Working Check list of flora.