Asclepias (Milkweed) moved from Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed family) to Apocynaceae (Dogbane family)

Based on classification listed in ITIS and as now specified in Weakley’s Flora of the Southern and Mid-Atlantic States (2012), where Asclepiadaceae has been combined into Apocynaceae, I have changed the family classification of the Asclepias species included on USWildflowers.com accordingly:

 

 

 

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