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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asclepias fruticosa L., Sp. Pl.: 216 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 2: 80 (1811).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

Asclepias salicifolia Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 150 (1796), nom. illeg.

Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 2: 80 (1811).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts