Definition of Asclepias butterfly. Meaning of Asclepias butterfly. Synonyms of Asclepias butterfly

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Definition of Asclepias butterfly

Asclepias butterfly
Asclepias As*cle"pi*as, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, named from Asclepios or Aesculapius.] (Bot.) A genus of plants including the milkweed, swallowwort, and some other species having medicinal properties. Asclepias butterfly (Zo["o]l.), a large, handsome, red and black butterfly (Danais Archippus), found in both hemispheres. It feeds on plants of the genus Asclepias.

Meaning of Asclepias butterfly from wikipedia

- Asclepias tuberosa, the butterfly weed, is a species of milkweed native to eastern North America. It is commonly known as butterfly weed because of the...
- found of large-scale success. Asclepias is also known as "Silk of America" which is a strand of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) gathered mainly in the...
- common milkweed. Asclepias tuberosabutterfly weed Asclepias variegatawhite milkweed Asclepias verticillatawhorled milkweed Asclepias vestita – woolly...
- Asclepias cur****avica, commonly known as tropical milkweed, is a flowering plant species of the milkweed genus, Asclepias. It is native to the American...
- Asclepias syriaca, commonly called common milkweed, butterfly flower, silkweed, silky swallow-wort, and Virginia silkweed, is a species of flowering plant...
- Butterfly flower may refer to: Asclepias syriaca Schizanthus spp. Butterfly bush Butterfly weed...
- Butterfly bush may refer to a number of different plants including: Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa) Buddleja Buddleja davidii Buddleja globosa Rotheca...
- in the northeastern United States, monarch butterflies prefer to reproduce on common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca), especially when its foliage is soft...
- Asclepias incarnata, the swamp milkweed, rose milkweed, rose milkflower, swamp silkweed, or white Indian hemp, is a herbaceous perennial plant species...
- 82–92. doi:10.1111/eea.12045. ISSN 1570-7458. Jepson Manual Treatment: Asclepias speciosa Ethnobotany: Asclepias speciosa Asclepias speciosa Photo gallery...
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