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Asclepias subulata Decne.
Family: Asclepiadaceae

Spanish Names:   jumete, yamate, candelilla bronca, ajamete, talayote
American Names:   desert milkweed, rush milkweed, cane milkweed
Growth Habit:   Shrub
Duration:   Perennial
Herbacious / Woody:   Not known
Succulence (Part):   Half-Succulent (Stem)
Regional Nativity:   Yes
Growth Season:   Summer
Habitat: thornscrub, desert
Bloom season: Variable
Flower color: White

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