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Asclepias tuberosa L.
BUTTERFLY MILKWEED
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Asclepias tuberosa
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 6
Asclepias tuberosa

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Asclepias tuberosa
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 5
Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 5
Asclepias tuberosa

Asclepias tuberosa
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa, Butterflyweed
© Copyright Sheryl Pollock 2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, Butterflyweed

Asclepias tuberosa, Butterflyweed
© Copyright Sheryl Pollock 2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, Butterflyweed
Asclepias tuberosa, whole plant - in flower - general view
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, whole plant - in flower - general view

Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - frontal view of flower

Asclepias tuberosa, stem - showing leaf bases
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, stem - showing leaf bases
Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Asclepias tuberosa, leaf - basal or on lower stem
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, leaf - basal or on lower stem
Asclepias tuberosa, stem - showing leaf bases
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, stem - showing leaf bases

Asclepias tuberosa, fruit - lateral or general close-up
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, fruit - lateral or general close-up
Asclepias tuberosa, fruit - section or open
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Asclepias tuberosa, fruit - section or open

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
_  butterfly @ I_JONA (1)

plant @ I_RTH (3)

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Apidae  Bombus griseocollis @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus impatiens @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus perplexus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Melissodes communis @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Cicadellidae  Gyponana ( @ UCR_ENT (1)
Coccinellidae  Coccinella septempunctata @ I_LB (1)

Propylea quatuordecimpunctata @ I_LB (1)
Halictidae  Augochlora pura @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Halictus ligatus @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Lasioglossum coreopsis @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum leucozonium @ AMNH_BEE (3)
Lycaenidae  Cupido comyntas @ I_RPY (1)

Satyrium titus @ I_RPY (1)

Strymon melinus @ I_RPY (1)
Lygaeidae  Oncopeltus fasciatus @ NCSU (2); AMNH_IZC (1)
Megachilidae  Coelioxys octodentata @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Osmia pumila @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Nymphalidae  Phyciodes tharos @ I_RPY (1)

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Following modified from Delaware Wildflowers
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Delaware Wildflowers  •  Scientific names

Asclepias tuberosa L. var. tuberosa Butterfly Milkweed
Apocynaceae — Dogbane family
Native
Asclepias tuberosa var. tuberosa
White Clay Creek State Park -- Judge Morris Estate
June 2001 Asclepias tuberosa var. tuberosa
Brandywine Creek State Park
July 2009 Asclepias tuberosa var. tuberosa
Lake Gerar, Rehoboth
June 2013 Asclepias tuberosa var. tuberosa
The backyard
October 2013

More information on this plant, from other sources.


Copyright David G. Smith

Delaware Wildflowers main page

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CalPhotos     Photo Database

 

Number of matches : 60
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Asclepias tuberosa%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0203 0622 [detail]
© 2003 Jeff Abbas

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0203 0621 [detail]
© 2003 Jeff Abbas

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Weed
ID: 0000 0000 0303 0276 [detail]
© 2003 Lisa Powers

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0203 0623 [detail]
© 2003 Jeff Abbas

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Weed
ID: 9189 3301 3549 0023 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2001 California Academy of Sciences

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0105 0374 [detail]
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0405 1779 [detail]
© 2005 Lisa Powers

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0405 1780 [detail]
© 2005 Lisa Powers

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1239 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1240 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
ID: 0000 0000 0510 0583 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0211 1569 [detail]
© 2011 Jeff Abbas

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Weed
ID: 0000 0000 0615 1987 [detail]
© 2015 Ansel Oommen

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0069 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0070 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0071 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 1962 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 2081 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 2082 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0371 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0372 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0373 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0374 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0375 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


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Number of matches : 30
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0069 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0070 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0705 0071 [detail]
© 2005 Robert Sivinski

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 1962 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 2081 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Orange Milkweed
ID: 0000 0000 0909 2082 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0371 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0372 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0373 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0374 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0375 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0376 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0377 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0378 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0379 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0380 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0381 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0382 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0383 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0384 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0385 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0386 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0387 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
Buttefly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0388 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


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CalPhotos is a project of BSCIT      University of California, Berkeley

Following modified from CalPhotos
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Number of matches : 17
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0395 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0396 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0397 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0398 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0399 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0400 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0401 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0402 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0403 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0404 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0405 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0406 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0407 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0408 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0409 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0410 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. tuberosa
Butterfly Milkweed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0411 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


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