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Apocynum cannabinum

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium, high

Soil Moisture: dry, moist, wet

Soil Description: acid, neutral, average, loam, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-4'

Bloom Time: May, June, July, August

Bloom Color: white, green

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts butterflies, bog plant, clumping, deer resistant, drought tolerant, fragrant flowers, medicinal, naturalizing, poisonous, pond margin plant, rock garden plant, stream margin plant, wetland plant

Apocynum cannabinum (Indianhemp)
  • Apocynum cannabinum (Indianhemp)
  • Apocynum cannabinum (Indianhemp)
  • Apocynum cannabinum (Indianhemp)

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Description

Apocynum cannabinum

Also known as:

Indianhemp

,

Indian hemp

,

milkweed

,

honeybloom

,

bitter root

,

black hemp

,

hemp dogbane

,

lechuguilla

,

westernwall

,

clasping-leaved dogbane

,

prairie dogbane

Scientific Synonyms:

Apocynum cannabinum var. glaberrimum, Apocynum cannabinum var. glaberrimum, Apocynum cannabinum var. greeneanum, Apocynum cannabinum var. hypericifolium, Apocynum cannabinum var. nemorale, Apocynum cannabinum var. pubescens, Apocynum cannabinum var. suksdorfii, Apocynum hypericifolium, Apocynum pubescens, Apocynum sibiricum, Apocynum sibiricum var. cordigerum, Apocynum sibiricum var. farwellii, Apocynum sibiricum var. salignum, Apocynum suksdorfii, Apocynum suksdorfii var. angustifolium

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Endangered: MD
  • Extirpated: MD

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae Dogbane family
Genus Apocynum dogbane
Species Apocynum cannabinum Indianhemp