Hundreds of milkweed plants in this clearing. No monarchs seen though
Plant about 1 foot in length with thick leaves and very thick pods at the top part of plant.
Apocynaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes trees, shrubs, herbs, stem succulents, and vines, commonly called the dogbane family. Members of the family are native to European, Asian, African, Australian and American tropics or subtropics, with some temperate members.