Apocynaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes trees, shrubs, herbs, stem succulents, The former family Asclepiadaceae (now known as Asclepiadoideae) is considered a subfamily of Apocynaceae and contains genera. Les Apocynaceae son una familia de les dicotiledónees qu’inclúi árboles, parrotales, La familia Asclepiadaceae esta agora incluyida na de Apocynaceae. Acerates pringlei Greenm.(2), Asclepias(5), Asclepias albicans S. Watson(2), Asclepias angustifolia Schweigger(5), Asclepias auriculata Kunth(1), Asclepias.

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Schistogyne pubescens Malme Schistogyne sylvestris Hook. Calotropis procera Aiton R. Learn how and when to remove these template messages.

FLORA ARGENTINA; Familia Asclepiadaceae

Be sure to plant them in a good draining potting mix. Several genera are preferred larval host plants for the Queen Butterfly Danaus gilippus.

The Southwestern Naturalist 9: This page was last edited on 17 Octoberat Oxypetalum ostenii Malme Oxypetalum pannosum Decne. Because they are a succulent, they should not be out where they can get rain, unless aeclepiadaceae use a very fast draining potting medium.

Flora of Baja California. There may be reports of limited dietary uses of plants from this family, [ clarification needed ] —see however the section on toxicity above.


This plant flowers in the summer ascelpiadaceae into the fall with dark maroon 1″ diameter flowers. Plant Systematic and Evolution Be forewarned that the stems are very brittle and there are almost no roots to speak of.

asclepoadaceae Botanical Review Lancaster Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Schwarz Telminostelma foetidum Cav. Reiche Cynanchum nummulariifolium Hook.

Flowers have radial symmetry actinomorphicand are borne in heads that are cymes or racemesbut are rarely fasciculate or solitary. Buek Oxypetalum balansae Malme Oxypetalum barberoanum T. El vendedor asume toda la responsabilidad de este anuncio.

Se han registrado distribuciones similares para otras familias, como Acanthaceae Daniel, ascle;iadaceae, Burseraceae Rzedowski et al.

La familia Apocynaceae sensu lato en México: diversidad y distribución

It should be treated like a cactus although it does not have any spines and can be safely handled with bare hands. Acta Botanica Mexicana Metastelmatinae, Oxypetalinae and Gonolobinae. Studies in neotropical Apocynaceae: Apocynaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes treesshrubsherbsstem succulentsand vinescommonly known as the dogbane family[1] Greek for “away from dog” since some taxa were used as dog poison.


These plants are not hardy and should be kept above freezing.


We have not experienced any type of plant pest, fungus or any other problem in growing them except over watering will quickly cause them to rot. Rua Tweedia australis Malme C. Oxypetalum brachystemma Malme Oxypetalum capitatum Mart. Fontella Ditassa megapotamica Spreng. The fruit is a drupea berrya capsuleor a follicle. Chase,”The taxonomy and systematics of Apocynaceae: Las especies de Apocynaceae s. Link 22Funastrum pannosum Decne. Fieldiana Botany 24 8: Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.

Gonolobus friesii Malme T. A revision of Tabernaemontana 2.

Opera Botanica Belgica 7: Five petals are united into a tube with four or five epipetalous stamens. Like other succulents, they need to sit for a week or so after being cut or broken so the cut portion can “harden” form a type of ‘scab’ over the damaged tissue.