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Asclepias tuberosa

Family:Apocynaceae
Species:Asclepias tuberosa L.
Common Name:butterfly weed
Habitat:Dry-mesic roadsides, edges of railroads, successional fields, meadows, and dry banks of streams. Does particularly well over calcareous rock.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Herbaceous
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, S4 (State Rank), G5?T5? (Global Rank), CoC: 2
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Gentianales
FamilyApocynaceae
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias tuberosa L. - butterfly weed

Citation

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

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Bronx1902 BKL – BKL00035884
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1995 BKL – BKL00035883
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1882 BKL – BKL00036415
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Chautauqua1976 BUF – Herbarium # 66739
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Chemung1897 BUF – Herbarium # 24612
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Erie1981 BUF – Herbarium # 66738
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1978 BUF – Herbarium # 66740
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 66745
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1991 BUF – Herbarium # 66721
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1988 BUF – Herbarium # 68520
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1987 BUF – Herbarium # 66734
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1888 BUF – Herbarium # 66751
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1899 BUF – Herbarium # 24613
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Fulton  BKL – BKL00035865
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Kings1883 BKL – BKL00035881
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1909 BKL – BKL00035864
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1910 BKL – BKL00036410
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1888 BKL – BKL00035801
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1856 BKL – BKL00035813
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL – BKL00035802
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1891 BKL – BKL00035823
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Livingston1880 BUF – Herbarium # 66750
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Monroe1989 BUF – Herbarium # 63807
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Nassau1881 BKL – BKL00035815
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL – BKL00035894
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1889 BKL – BKL00035892
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL – BKL00035893
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1900 BKL – BKL00035895
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1883 BKL – BKL00035861
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara1988 BUF – Herbarium # 59761
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1986 BUF – Herbarium # 55186
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1895 BUF – Herbarium # 66735
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Ontario1974 BUF – Herbarium # 66741
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Orleans1988 BUF – Herbarium # 66736
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Oswego1967 RCFS – accession # 10828
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
Identification needs confirmation as the submitted data is different than where this record is place in the Atlas 11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1967 RCFS – accession # 13242
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
Identification needs confirmation as the submitted data is different than where this record is place in the Atlas 11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
Town of Burlington  
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Putnam2007 BKL – BKL00086592
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1889 BKL – BKL00035820
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1928 BKL – BKL00035822
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1913 BKL – BKL00035880
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1899 BKL – BKL00035882
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Richmond1915 BKL – BKL00035886
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1909 BKL – BKL00035873
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00035888
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL – BKL00035885
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL – BKL00035876
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1891 BKL – BKL00035517
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Seneca1931 BUF – Herbarium # 66737
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Seneca1914 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
Werier (2017) voucher!; C.C. Thomas 3039 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Suffolk1899 BUF – Herbarium # 24536
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Suffolk1884 BKL – BKL00035821
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1960 BKL – BKL00080496
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1892 BKL – BKL00035819
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2002 BKL – BKL00021890
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL – BKL00010915
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00097486
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00035889
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1912 BKL – BKL00035798
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00098216
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00035891
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1920 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
Werier (2017) voucher!; H. St. John 2884 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Suffolk1877 BKL – BKL00035799
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1941 BKL – BKL00035875
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2011 BKL – BKL00100451
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL – BKL00035797
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1871 BKL – BKL00035800
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL – BKL00035824
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1877 BKL – BKL00035817
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Tompkins1889 BKL – BKL00035862
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1896 BKL – BKL00035887
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00036412
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1887 BKL – BKL00099288
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00036413
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1989 BKL – BKL00035890
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1886 BKL – BKL00099289
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias tuberosa
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior Asclepias tuberosa L. ssp. interior Woodson   
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior Asclepias tuberosa L. var. interior (Woodson) Shinners