| Sarcostemma hertellum, Milkweed family
|Flowers:||Purplish pink and cream colored, star-shaped, to 1/2" wide. The long, pointed seed pod (to 3 1/2") splits to reveal white silky fibers.|
|Leaves:||Green, narrow leaves on climbing vines.|
|Height:||Climbs to top of shrubs and trees.|
| Photographed September
3, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found near desert washes.