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    • common milkweed
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    • Asclepias syriaca
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    • ASCSYR
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    • Algodoncillo comĂșn

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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aaroncarlson

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June 29, 2015

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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aaroncarlson

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June 28, 2015

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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kpmcfarland

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July 2, 2015 01:17 PM EDT

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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mainebirder

Date

June 30, 2007

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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mzopp

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July 1, 2015

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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camelcreek

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June 17, 2015 01:46 PM EDT

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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matthewpace

Date

June 30, 2015 07:00 PM EDT

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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ashleypaige22

Date

June 30, 2015 02:40 PM CDT

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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swampy

Date

June 30, 2015

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In full flower

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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daynaburtness

Date

June 29, 2015 12:48 PM CDT

Description

Milkweed

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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mickley

Date

June 29, 2015 01:49 PM EDT

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common milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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justcennet

Date

June 29, 2015 10:15 AM EDT

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Description

Seedlings (planted). The leaves look like a miniature of the adult leaf.

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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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Conservation Summary

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