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Photo © Christopher Tracey, all rights reserved
Braddock, Pennsylvania, United States (Google, OSM)
40.411333, -79.884667
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Description

While most of the plants located on the Carrie Furnace site are exotics including some invasive exotics, there was a fair amount of butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa) around the old hot metal bridge. No idea if it was planted or not, but it was pretty cool to see.

Jun. 18, 2012 22:31:24 -0400
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Butterfly Milkweed - Photo (c) Alan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ctracey's ID: Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Posted by ctracey almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Butterfly Milkweed - Photo (c) Alan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
loarie's ID: Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Posted by loarie almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Butterfly Milkweed - Photo (c) Alan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
dnydick's ID: Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Posted by dnydick almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Butterfly Milkweed - Photo (c) Alan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ctracey's ID: Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Butterfly Milkweed - Photo (c) Alan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
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