Wildflowers of New York

Spreading Dogbane

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Spreading Dogbane
- Apocynum androsaemifolium

Dogbane Family

Shrublike with reddish stems and bell shaped flowers.
milky juice when the stem is broken
Seedpods in pairs, 3 - 8 inch long

Found: Thickets, roadsides
Height: 1 - 4 feet
June - July bloom time

Spreading Dogbane

Apocynum androsaemifolium

Spreading Dogbane