Apocynum cannabinum
Indianhemp

Common Name: 
Indianhemp
Plant Type: 
Native

Member of the Apocynaceae family. Indianhemp can reach a height of 2 meters (6 feet) tall, and grows in open woods, ditches, and moist places. Its leaves are opposite and lanceolate, growing around 7-15 cm in length. Small, 5-petaled white flowers appear mid-summer, occurring in terminal clusters around leaf axils. Indian hemp blooms July-Sept.


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