Asclepias connivens

Family:APOCYNACEAE
Species:Asclepias connivens Baldwin
Common Name:Large Flower Milkweed
Habitat:Wet pine flatwoods and bogs.
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Growth Habit:Herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
USDA Symbol:ASCO19
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Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (NWI)
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Classification

FamilyAPOCYNACEAE - Dogbane family
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias connivens Baldwin - Large Flower Milkweed

Citation

Citation ASCLEPIAS CONNIVENS Baldwin, in Elliott, Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 320. 1817.
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Type: GEORGIA: Camden Co.: St. Marys, s.d., Baldwin s.n. (holotype: CHARL?).

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Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acerates connivens Acerates connivens (Baldwin) Decaisne, in de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 521. 1844.Asclepias connivens Baldwin 1817. 
Anantherix connivens Anantherix connivens (Baldwin) Feay ex A. W. Wood, Class-Book Bot., ed. 1861. 594. 1861.Asclepias connivens Baldwin 1817. 

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.