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Woollypod Milkweed
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Genus: Asclepias
Species: A. eriocarpa
Binomial name
Asclepias eriocarpa
Benth.
Synonyms

Asclepias fremontii

Woollypod Milkweed (Asclepias eriocarpa) is a species of milkweed plant. It is also known as Indian Milkweed and Kotolo. It is in the subfamily Asclepiadoideae. It is native to the western United States. This species is found in dry, barren habitats.


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