Asclepias syriaca L.Native
SynonymsAsclepias kansana Vail
Asclepias syriaca L. var. kansana (Vail) E.J. Palmer & Steyermark
Common name(s)common milkweed
Conservation statusNot threatened

Found at the following sites :
Taltree Arboretum
Ivanhoe Dune and Swale
Little Calumet River Prairie & Wetlands
Coffee Creek
Wolf Lake peninsula
Marquette Park
INDU Miller Woods
Hegewisch Marsh
Munster Heritage Park & Bieker Woods
Ambler Expansion
Cressmoor Prairie
Kankakee Sands
Bur Oak Woods
Arcelor Mittal Burns Harbor
Krueger Middle School
INDU Mt. Baldy
Marquette Pannes
Calumet Prairie
Beaver Dam
Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
INDU - Central Beach West
Stockwell Woods
Roxana Marsh
Big Marsh

Present Absent Previous, not current
Plants - See list of all plant species found at NIRMI sites
Fungi - See list of all fungi species found at NIRMI sites

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