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    • Common Milkweed
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    • Asclepias syriaca
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    • ASCSYR
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    • Algodoncillo común

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January 15, 2017 07:16 PM EST

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August 21, 2016 03:20 PM CDT

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October 26, 2013 02:21 PM EDT

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June 29, 2006 06:50 AM ADT

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January 13, 2017 12:41 PM CST

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June 19, 2015 05:12 PM EDT

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June 19, 2015 05:15 PM EDT

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June 18, 2015 10:16 AM EDT

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January 1, 2017 02:37 PM EST

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July 3, 2016 11:20 PM EDT

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June 17, 2016 07:50 AM EDT

Description

Common Milkweed (Asclepius syriaca)

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Description from Wikipedia

Asclepias syriaca, commonly called common milkweed, butterfly flower, silkweed, silky swallow-wort, and Virginia silkweed, is a species of flowering plant. It is in the genus Asclepias, the milkweeds. This species is native to Southern Canada and of much of the conterminous Eastern U.S., east of the Rocky Mountains, excluding the drier parts of the Prairies. It grows in sandy soils and other kinds of soils in sunny areas. It was one of the earliest North American...

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