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Mojave Milkweed (Asclepias nyctaginifolia)

Mojave Milkweed (Asclepias Nyctaginifolia)
Credit: Mike | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL

Asclepias Nyctaginifolia, or more commonly know as Mojave Milkweed, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Asclepias. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Asclepias Nyctaginifolia or Mojave Milkweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, New Mexico and Nevada.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Asclepias
  • Family: Asclepiadaceae
  • Order: Gentianales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)

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