Swaziland's Flora Database:
Asclepias woodii (Schltr.) Schltr.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Shrub
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Asclepias woodii - Erect, unbranched, up to 80 cm high, slightly rough-hairy. Leaves stalkless, blades c 10 cm long X 1 cm wide. Inflorescence terminal, occasionally lateral; flowers closely clustered, up to c 18 together. Corolla lobes round, blunt, concave, cream-coloured, c 5 mm long and wide; corona lobes short, hooded.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.