Dogbane: Apocynum

Species in this genus:

Indian hemp or Hemp dogbane (Apocynum cannabinum)

Overview of Indian hemp, Apocynum cannabinum. Considered by some sources to be invasive or weedy, the flowers are delicate and pretty. The common name comes from its use as fiber by prehistoric peoples (Whitson et al. 2002). Photo taken on 15 July 2004 on the Columbine Canyon to the Meadows Trail.

Overview of Indian hemp, <em>Apocynum cannabinum</em>.

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