Apocynaceae

Apocynaceae

Apocynaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes trees, shrubs, herbs, succulents and vines commonly called the dogbane family.  Members of the family are native to mostly to the tropics or subtropics. Most of the species in this family on our website and store were formerly listed in the family Asclepiadaceae.  These are now in the Asclepiadoideaea, a subfamily of Apocynaceae.