Metaplexis japonica (Korea)


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Metaplexis japonica_RKC01_09082012: Metaplexis japonica (Thunb.) Makino
Loc.: Daejeon, S. Korea
Date: July, 2012
Distribution: China, Japan, Korea and adjacent Russia.
What a pretty bush... flowers remind me of milkweeds... is it related ?
They are surely related... as both of them belonged to Asclepiadaceae (Apocynaceae now).
This link is informative: