Asclepias tuberosa var. interior

ClassificationDicots
FamilyApocynaceae
Family (Traditional)
GenusAsclepias
SpeciesAsclepias tuberosa (Woods.) Shinners var. interior
Common NameButterfly milkweed
Growth Habitforb
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: forb; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate; Simple/Compound: Simple;
Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 6.0
C value 6
StatusNative

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Asclepias tuberosa f. lutea Asclepias tuberosa f. lutea Clute
Asclepias tuberosa subsp. interior Asclepias tuberosa subsp. interior Woodson
Asclepias tuberosa subsp. terminalis Asclepias tuberosa subsp. terminalis Woodson
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior Asclepias tuberosa var. interior (Woods.) Shinners

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Dwayne Estes
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Joey Shaw
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Joey Shaw
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Joey Shaw
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Joey Shaw
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Tara Littlefield
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Tara Littlefield
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior - Theo Witsell