Asclepias meadii

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Related to Asclepias meadii: Mead's milkweed
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Noun1.Asclepias meadii - milkweed of central North AmericaAsclepias meadii - milkweed of central North America; a threatened species
milkweed, silkweed - any of numerous plants of the genus Asclepias having milky juice and pods that split open releasing seeds with downy tufts
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Management and restoration ecology of the federal threatened Mead's milkweed, Asclepias meadii (Asclepiadaceae).
Frequency of Asclepias meadii patches with different capture histories.
Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determination of threatened status for Asclepias meadii (Mead's milkweed).
Asclepias meadii (Aponcynaceae) is a long-lived perennial found in tallgrass prairies.
Factors limiting fruit production in Asclepias meadii in northeastern Kansas.
Genetic variability in the federal threatened Mead's Milkweed, Asclepias meadii Torrey (Asclepiadaceae), as determined by allozyme electrophoresis.
Mead's milkweed, Asclepias meadii, is a rare long-lived perennial of North American tallgrass prairies.
The prairie flora evolved under a fire regime (Collins and Gibson, 1990) and Asclepias meadii seems to respond favorably to burning (Bowles et al.
Assessment of the status of Asclepias meadii populations is difficult because of characteristics of both the species and its habitat.