Asclepias syriaca L.

Common name

English: Common Milkweed

German: Gewöhnliche Seidenpflanze

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Gentianales (46)

        Family: Apocynaceae (33) (family description)

          Genus: Asclepias (2)

           Epithet: syriaca L. (2)

syriaca => from Syria

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

External links

Check for Asclepias syriaca at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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