In open rocky woodland
Growing in an open area near a narrow row of trees along the shore of Don Williams Lake
Growing in an open roadside near agricultural fields
Several seedpods still to open.
Lots of seedpods still to open.
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.