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Recent observations

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

elfaulkner

Date

February 7, 2016 08:28 AM CST

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

swampy

Date

February 6, 2016

Description

Common in area.

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

charlie

Date

February 6, 2016 03:05 PM EST

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What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 31, 2016 11:14 AM EST

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What

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

dnydick

Date

February 6, 2016 03:09 PM EST

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What

Antelope-Horns Asclepias asperula

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

June 11, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Green antelope-horn seed pods being attacked by milkweed bugs.

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What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

tsn

Date

July 11, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

taramcveigh

Date

January 31, 2016 03:54 PM EST

Description

Plant that appears to have dead or dried leaves at the end, hard in texture and appear closed.

Photos / Sounds

What

Whorled milkweed Asclepias verticillata

Observer

jtuttle

Date

August 28, 2010 04:01 PM EDT

Place

Butner, NC (Google, OSM)

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Observer

gonzalezii

Date

January 27, 2016 02:26 PM CST

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Observer

najera

Date

February 1, 2016

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What

Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

keimwj

Date

July 28, 2010 01:10 PM EDT

Description

28 Jul 2010.
Assunpink WMA, Monmouth Co, NJ.
Found on a lakeshore.

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Description from Wikipedia

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.

No range data available.