Become a Sponsor of the NY Flora Atlas!

Asclepias syriaca

Family:Apocynaceae
Species:Asclepias syriaca L.
Common Name:common milkweed
Habitat:Successional fields, occasionally clearings in forests, roadsides, and disturbed ground.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 0
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Gentianales
FamilyApocynaceae
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias syriaca L. - common milkweed

Citation

Citation Asclepias syriaca L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Albany1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Allegany2001 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
Werier (2017) voucher!; D. Goldman 1863 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Broome1980 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  4/27/2007 - Connie Tedesco
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Cattaraugus1960 BUF – Herbarium # 54762
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Cattaraugus1943 BUF – Herbarium # 66713
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Cayuga2005 STERL
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Chautauqua1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Dutchess1996 BKL – BKL00007173
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie1888 BUF – Herbarium # 66727
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1879 BUF – Herbarium # 66726
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Erie1932 BUF – Herbarium # 66723
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1918 BUF – Herbarium # 66709
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1888 BUF – Herbarium # 66725
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1976 BUF – Herbarium # 66710
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66717
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66719
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66720
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66722
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1974 BUF – Herbarium # 66715
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1974 BUF – Herbarium # 66716
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1989 BUF – Herbarium # 70790
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1988 BUF – Herbarium # 68521
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1987 BUF – Herbarium # 66711
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Franklin2006 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
Town of Malone  
Fulton2007 NYS – 246
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 299
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Genesee1986 BUF – Herbarium # 66732
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Hamilton1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Jefferson1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Kings1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00029212
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1913 BKL – BKL00035772
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL – BKL00035742
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00029209
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1988 BKL – BKL00035741
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2011 BKL – BKL00101269
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00029206
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL – BKL00035784
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00029211
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2008 BKL – BKL00091455
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL – BKL00035744
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1928 BKL – BKL00035746
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00029208
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2008 BKL – BKL00090137
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00029213
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Livingston1967 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Madison1926 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Montgomery2005 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
Town of Amsterdam 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Montgomery2005 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
Town of Amsterdam 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Nassau1896 BKL – BKL00035773
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1895 BKL – BKL00035771
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2008 BKL – BKL00091248
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2005 BKL – BKL00050370
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1996 BKL – BKL00029210
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara1986 BUF – Herbarium # 55366
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1986 BUF – Herbarium # 56020
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66718
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1976 BUF – Herbarium # 66712
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1991 BUF – Herbarium # 74041
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1895 BUF – Herbarium # 66729
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1894 BUF – Herbarium # 66728
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Ontario1967 BUF – Herbarium # 66731
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Orange1897 BKL – BKL00035789
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1997 BKL – BKL00066166
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Orange1992 BKL – BKL00029205
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00029203
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00029207
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00029204
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Oswego1970 RCFS – accession # 10300
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1979 RCFS – accession # 10301
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1968 RCFS – accession # 10302
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1967 RCFS – accession # 10303
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1977 RCFS – accession # 10825
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1977 RCFS – accession # 10826
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2004 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
Town of Oneonta  
Queens1993 BKL – BKL00019055
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2001 BKL – BKL00019771
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1928 BKL – BKL00035745
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1928 BKL – BKL00035776
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1882 BKL – BKL00035782
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL – BKL00035786
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1886 BKL – BKL00035781
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1977 BKL – BKL00035785
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL – BKL00035708
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2003 BKL – BKL00025368
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1991 BKL – BKL00035743
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00035717
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Seneca  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
St. Lawrence1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Steuben1890 BKL – BKL00035790
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00035716
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00035715
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2011 BKL – BKL00101711
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1960 BKL – BKL00080495
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1877 BKL – BKL00035747
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2006 BKL – BKL00076669
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL – BKL00035788
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2008 BKL – BKL00090048
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2008 BKL – BKL00090762
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1871 BKL – BKL00035775
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Suffolk1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Suffolk1976 OBPF – Log_num: 8526
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Suffolk1998 OBPF – Log_num: RL2
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Suffolk1996 BKL – BKL00016002
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00098227
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1884 BKL – BKL00035783
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2002 BKL – BKL00021877
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2008 BKL – BKL00090828
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1918 BKL – BKL00035774
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00035777
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1897 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Ulster2010 BKL – BKL00098377
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL – BKL00095062
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Warren1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   
Westchester1887 BKL – BKL00099292
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1899 BUF – Herbarium # 66730
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Wyoming1976 BUF – Herbarium # 66714
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Wyoming1983 BUF – Herbarium # 66733
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias syriaca
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias syriaca
   

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.