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Asclepias speciosa
Asclepias speciosa
Showy Milkweed
Photographer: William R. Hewlett
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8266 3261 0960 0031 (1999-11-22)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jul 31, 1959
  • location   Cedars, Club House Meadow, 6000' (Placer County, California, US)
  • family Apocynaceae
  • notes   Showy Milkweed
  • CalAcademy slide #   WH 191
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Showy Milkweed (CF, ITIS ) Showy Milkweed (photographer)
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