Local name Antelope horns milkweed. Common in central meadow of AHNP. Host plant for Monarch butterflies
Abundant on our ranch in Coryell County, TX.
on cattail pond trail - near and at the pond maybe green milkweed?
Three plants. Two are very close to each other and may be from the same root system.
Seen in Waccasassa Bay Preserve State Park
Asclepias L. (1753), the milkweeds, is a genus of herbaceous perennial, dicotyledonous plants that contains over 140 known species. It previously belonged to the family Asclepiadaceae, but this is now classified as the subfamily Asclepiadoideae of the dogbane family Apocynaceae.