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Apocynum cannabinum - Dogbane


Location: Scrub Oak/Ponderosa

Description: According to Flora Of The San Juans, there are two species in the area which can hybridize, the result being A. x medium. The other species is A. androsaemifolium. You may very well be looking at pictures of both here. Don't eat this plant or you will be dead or at least very ill. Beautiful fall color.

Author: Eric Kiefer