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Yerba de La Vibora
Asclepias mellodora
Yerba de La Vibora Dogbane Family
Asclepias mellodora Apocynaceae
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Spanish common name
  •Yerba de La Vibora
accepted scientific name
  •Asclepias mellodora A. St.-Hil.
rules for finding collection records
  •Asclepias mellodora (278)
family name
Image Author: ©2007 Zoya Akulova
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (82%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Instituto Darwinion (28)
Flora Bonaerense (1)
sib.gob.ar (3)
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Flora Uruguay (12)
Flora Digital (7)
Argentina nativa (2)
Cal Photos (1)
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