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    • Milkweed
    • Milkweeds
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    • Asclepias
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Recent observations

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What

Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

October 13, 2007 01:12 PM EDT

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What

Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

chuckd

Date

July 13, 2014

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What

bloodflower milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

menkster

Date

November 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Observer

camelcreek

Date

July 28, 2013 07:38 AM EDT

Description

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Date

September 10, 2014

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What

bloodflower milkweed Asclepias curassavica

Observer

aztekium

Date

November 19, 2014 10:38 AM CST

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What

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Date

July 19, 2014

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Date

June 30, 2013

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Date

May 16, 2014

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Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata

Date

July 28, 2013

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Butterflyweed Asclepias tuberosa

Observer

chrisgoforth

Date

July 18, 2014 11:21 AM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

Observer

susanelliott

Date

November 16, 2014
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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.