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Asclepias exaltata

Family:Apocynaceae
Species:Asclepias exaltata L.
Common Name:forest milkweed
Habitat:Mesic deciduous forests and edges of forested roads and paths. Not evenly scattered throughout a site but usually restricted to a few distinct patches.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), S4 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 6
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Gentianales
FamilyApocynaceae
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias exaltata L. - forest milkweed

Citation

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

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Albany1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Bronx1896 BKL – BKL00035403
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Cayuga1931 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
Werier (2017) voucher!; M.W. Allen 17613 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Chautauqua1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Chemung1889 BUF – Herbarium # 24576
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Chenango  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Erie1932 BUF – Herbarium # 53443
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1928 BUF – Herbarium # 66679
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1888 BUF – Herbarium # 66682
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1863 BUF – Herbarium # 24574
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Kings1890 BKL – BKL00035417
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1876 BKL – BKL00035422
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1893 BKL – BKL00035416
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Monroe1883 BKL – BKL00035409
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Montgomery  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Nassau1993 OBPF – Log_num: 6565
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Nassau1899 BKL – BKL00035414
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL – BKL00035421
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1900 BKL – BKL00035408
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1902 BKL – BKL00035415
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara1897 BUF – Herbarium # 66681
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Onondaga1870 BKL – BKL00035406
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Otsego1969 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Queens1998 BKL – BKL00035407
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1993 BKL – BKL00035412
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1910 BKL – BKL00035419
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  BKL – BKL00035400
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2001 BKL – BKL00019599
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Richmond1883 BKL – BKL00035410
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1875 BKL – BKL00035405
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
St. Lawrence2015 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  10/23/2016 - Anne Johnson
Suffolk1922 BKL – BKL00035413
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1874 BKL – BKL00035418
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1905 BKL – BKL00035420
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Tompkins1888 BUF – Herbarium # 66680
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Warren1973 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Washington1896 BKL – BKL00035399
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1888 BKL – BKL00035411
Herbarium Name Used: Asclepias exaltata
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Asclepias exaltata
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Asclepias bicknellii Asclepias bicknellii Vail   
Asclepias phytolaccoides Asclepias phytolaccoides G.F. Lyon ex Pursh