Matelea reticulata

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Scientific Name Matalea reticulata USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Green Milkweed Vine, Pearl Milkweed Vine ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Apocynaceae (Dogbane) SEINet Reference
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Description Sandy, rocky soils; twining perennial vine 6 to 12 feet long; large, heart-shaped, hairy leaves; green star-shaped blossom 1/2 to 3/4 inch across with “pearl” in center (gynostegia, fused parts of the stamens and pistil). Texas Status

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