Asclepias tuberosa L. var. tuberosa

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Repository: BOON
Family: Apocynaceae
Common Name: Common Butterfly-weed
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 09-751
Date: 2009-07-09T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Exact
Latitude: 36.567153
Longitude: -81.208314
Elevation: 778 meters


Alleghany County: Piney Creek Township, Amelia. Located along Elk Creek Church Rd. (SR 1344), 1.1 mi north of Horse Ford Rd. (SR 1356). Growing on disturbed bank, near woodland margin. Scarce, native perennial forb/herb.


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Derick B. Poindexter
Research Botanist

Department of Biology
I.W. Carpenter, Jr.
Herbarium (BOON)
572 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

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University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3280