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  1. common dogbane, spreading dogbane, rheumatism weed, Apocynum androsaemifoliumnoun

    North American perennial having pinkish flowers in loose cymes; used in folk medicine for pain or inflammation in joints


  1. Apocynum androsaemifolium

    Apocynum androsaemifolium, the fly-trap dogbane or spreading dogbane, is a flowering plant in the Gentianales order. It is common in North America.


  1. apocynum androsaemifolium

    Apocynum androsaemifolium, commonly known as Dogbane or Bitterroot, is a perennial herb native to North America. This plant belongs to the Apocynaceae family and is known for its medicinal properties. It is usually characterized by its opposite leaves, reddish stems, small, bell-shaped pinkish white flowers, and a milky sap. Despite its medicinal uses, it is toxic and can be harmful if ingested by animals and humans.


  1. Apocynum androsaemifolium

    Apocynum androsaemifolium is a flowering plant. Milky sap appears on broken stems. Leaf margin is entire and leaf veination is alternate. Its leaves appear as pointed ovals, while its flowers appear terminally on a stalk. The plant is poisonous, and should not be confused with milkweed, which is also poisonous due to the cardiac glycosides it contains. Compared to milkweed, dogbane has branching stems, hairs on the underside of the leaves, and no hair on the stems.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apocynum androsaemifolium in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apocynum androsaemifolium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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