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Narrow-leaf Milkweed
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Genus: Asclepias
Species: A. fascicularis
Binomial name
Asclepias fascicularis

Narrow-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias fascicularis) is a species of milkweed plant. It is also known as Mexican Whorled Milkweed. It belongs in the subfamily Asclepiadoideae. It is native to the western United States. It blooms from June to September. This species is found in dry areas and valleys.

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