Data mode


Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Apocynum androsaemifolium Linnaeus. Spreading Dogbane. Phen: Jun-Aug; Sep-Oct. Hab: Forests, woodlands, prairies, flood-scour, roadsides, pastures. Dist: NL (Newfoundland) to BC south to w. NC, nw. SC (Bradley et al. [in prep.]), c. GA, TX, AZ, and n. Mexico (CHH, COA, SON).

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA14, GrPl, K1, K3, K4, Mex, Mi, Mo2, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tat, Tn, Tx, Va, W; > Apocynum androsaemifolium L. var. androsaemifolium – G, Il, Woodson (1930); > Apocynum androsaemifolium L. var. glabrum Macoun – G; > Apocynum androsaemifolium L. var. incanum A.DC. – Il, Woodson (1930)

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
  • Great Plains: UPL
  • Midwest: UPL
  • Northcentral & Northeast: UPL

Heliophily: 7

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Keith Bradley | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Erik Danielson source | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷


See something wrong or missing on about Apocynum androsaemifolium? Let us know here: (Please include your name and email if at all complicated so we can clarify if needed.)

Cite as...