Mojave Milkweed

Common Names:
Mojave Milkweed
Scientific name:
Asclepias nyctaginifolia
Elevation range:
2,700 - 5,000 ft.
Flowering Months:
May, June
Life Cycle | Lifeform:
Perennial
Pollinator or food source for:
Notes:
Rare, Attracts native bees, Food for insects & larvae, Attracts butterflies
State Occurrences:
California Rare Plant Rank:
2B.1--Rare, Threatened, Endangered in CA/common elsewhere
Desert region:
Chihuahuan, Mojave, Sonoran