Apocynaceae: Dogbanes and Milkweeds

of Orange County, California and nearby places.

Compiled by Peter J. Bryant, School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA92697

*, exotic species; +, listed species. See The Remarkable Bisexual Milkweed Blossom

Apocynum cannabinum

* Moth Plant,
Araujia sericifera

California Milkweed (Round Hooded Milkweed), Asclepias californica

* Tropical milkweed,
Asclepias currassavica

Indian milkweed,
Asclepias eriocarpa

Narrow-leaved milkweed,
Asclepias fascicularis

Milkweed Balloon Plant,
Asclepias physocarpa

Climbing Milkweed, Funastrum
cyanchoides car hartwegii

* Oleander, Nerium Oleander

* Rauvolfia samarensis

* Periwinkle,
Vinca major
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