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    • Asclepias syriaca
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    • Common Milkweed
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    • ASCSYR
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Recent observations

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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kburke

Date

November 12, 2015 03:45 PM EST

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(Somewhere...)

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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elfaulkner

Date

February 7, 2016 08:28 AM CST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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swampy

Date

February 6, 2016

Description

Common in area.

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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charlie

Date

February 6, 2016 03:05 PM EST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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tsn

Date

July 11, 2013

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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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.

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

Date

January 30, 2016 10:18 AM EST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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mjwarman

Date

January 30, 2016 05:27 PM EST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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charlie

Date

January 30, 2016 11:22 AM EST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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bouteloua

Date

January 27, 2016 08:28 AM CST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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larry522

Date

July 28, 2015 01:05 PM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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randomrover88

Date

January 25, 2016 10:02 AM CST
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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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